Upcoming events

MusMar seminar September 2018 

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

10:00 – 11:00    Dr. Arzu  Unal, Disengaging Marriage from Motherhood: An ethnographic perspective on single mothers in Turkey

11:00 – 12:00    Ibtisam Sadegh, MA, The Mestizos of Ceuta: Marriage, Blurring and Reaffirming Ethnoreligious Boundaries

12:00 – 13:00    Dina Zbeidy, MA, Marriage in Wihdat: Practices and discourses in a Palestinian refugee camp in Jordan

Wednesday  19 September 2018

10:00 – 11:00    Dr. Vanessa Vroon-Najem, Doing hijra/coming back: Existential (Im)mobility of Women Converts to Islam from the Netherlands

11:00 – 12:00    Dr. Shifra Kisch and Prof. Annelies Moors, ‘Mixed couples’ intimately kissing: preaching tolerance, marking difference


We are a partner in the upcoming conference 11-12 October, initiated by Yafa Shanneik (Birmingham University) [cancelled]

Eheschliessungen und Scheidungen unter muslimischen Flüchtlingen in Deutschland: Juristische und sozialwissenschaftliche Untersuchungsansätze.

For the call for papers, see CfP Erlangen marriage conference Please note that the conference language is German (papers may be presented in English)

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