Lectures & Workshops
CMEPF: the Gulen Movement
Drawing on sustained ethnographic research conducted among Gulen communities in Turkey, Caroline Tee analyses their complex attitudes towards secular modernity.
CMEPF: Muslim Activism in France and Poland
Drawing on William Barylo’s empirical research on Muslim volunteers participating in grassroots charities in France and Poland, this presentation seeks to transcend the binary of whether a subject be Muslim at certain times, but at other times not.
CMEPF: ”Refugees Welcome”? Hospitality, Citizenship and the Future for Syrians in Germany
Philip Rushworth (University of Cambridge) will introduce his PhD research looking at hospitality and citizenship in relation to Syrian migrants and refugees in Germany.
CMEPF: Islam in Italy
The Muslim Minority of Italy: “Non-existent” Religious Communities as Transnational Actors
CMEPF – Easter Term Schedule
CMEPF, an interdisciplinary research and discussion group, discusses themes such as Islam in Italy, Syrian Migrants in Germany and The Gulen Movement in Turkey.
CMEPF: Transnational Islamic Mobilisations
To what extent Western European states provide Islamic opposition actors with new opportunities and constraints for political expression? How are homeland opposition politics displayed and reworked within diasporic political scenes?
CMEPF: Muslims and Islam in the Muslim Press in the UK
This presentation showcases a preliminary analysis of the discourse of press that caters to Muslim communities in the United Kingdom.
CMEPF: Studying Antisemitism & Islamophobia: Comparisons, Contrasts and Parallels
The Cambridge Muslims in Europe Postgraduate Forum will reconvene on Monday 1 February to discuss research on Antisemitism & Islamophobia. The main research presentation will be given by Maryyum Mehmood, a […]
“We come here and cry!” Emotion, authenticity and urban identity in pre-conflict Aleppo
Prince Alwaleed Lectureship: Dr Paul Anderson discusses the importance that Aleppine merchants and shopkeepers in pre-conflict Syria (2009).
CMEPF: Cultural Muslims in the UK
The Cambridge Muslims in Europe Postgraduate Forum will meet on Tuesday 17 November to discuss research on Cultural Muslims in the UK.