Islamic Law in the News Roundup

ISLAMIC LAW IN THE NEWS "The Taliban has ordered the shutting down of a women-run radio station in Afghanistan after accusing it of playing music during the holy month of Ramadan." For more content and … Continue reading Islamic Law in the News Roundup

Islamic Law at MESA 2022: Post-Conference Observations

By Dilyara Agisheva The 56th Annual Meeting for the Middle Eastern Studies Association convened in Denver, Colorado, on December 1-4, 2022. The conference abounded with numerous panels and presentations on … Continue reading Islamic Law at MESA 2022: Post-Conference Observations

Weekend Scholarship Roundup

SCHOLARSHIP ROUNDUP On Islamic Law In "De-Europeanisation as Counter-conduct: The Case of Non-Muslim Religious Minorities in Turkey" (Romanian Journal of International Affairs 22, no. 2 (2022)), Serap Gunes (Masaryk University) … Continue reading Weekend Scholarship Roundup

Islamic Law at the American Society for Legal History Conference: Session Roundup

The 2022 American Society for Legal History annual conference, taking place on November 10-12, 2022, is hosting a wide array of panels relating to Islamic law.  Please consult our calendar … Continue reading Islamic Law at the American Society for Legal History Conference: Session Roundup

Islamic Law in the News Roundup

ISLAMIC LAW IN THE NEWS "Afghanistan had more than 300 female judges presiding over judicial departments that ranged from women’s issues to criminal and terrorism-related cases. Several hundred judges have … Continue reading Islamic Law in the News Roundup

Islamic Law & History at the Middle East Studies Association Conference (2021): Session Roundup

The 2021 Middle East Studies Association (MESA) Annual Meeting is taking place on November 29 - December 5, 2021.  A complete program listing all the various sessions can be found … Continue reading Islamic Law & History at the Middle East Studies Association Conference (2021): Session Roundup

Islamic Law at the American Society for Legal History Conference: Session Roundup

The 2021 American Society for Legal History annual conference, taking place on November 4-6, 2021, is hosting a wide array of panels relating to Islamic law.  Please consult our calendar … Continue reading Islamic Law at the American Society for Legal History Conference: Session Roundup

Islamic Law in the News Roundup

Islamic Law in the News: Nailah Dean, writer and activist, has introduced her "ISMS Project," comprising a series of images to demonstrate what she terms the "Muslim Marriage Crisis" in … Continue reading Islamic Law in the News Roundup

Comparative Law and the Middle East at ASCL 2020! (A PIL Guide)

The Program in Islamic Law (PIL) has curated a list of panels from the American Society of Comparative Law's (ASCL) 2020 Annual Meeting schedule that feature speakers whose submissions are … Continue reading Comparative Law and the Middle East at ASCL 2020! (A PIL Guide)

Middle East Medievalists (MEM) provides a roster of relevant events at MESA 2020!

From Stephennie Mulder (President),  Zayde Atrim (Vice President), and Alison Vacca (Secretary), on behalf of the MEM board: *** Dear Middle East Medievalists MEMber, Thank you for renewing and keeping … Continue reading Middle East Medievalists (MEM) provides a roster of relevant events at MESA 2020!