An anthropology of Muslims in Europe - A modest attempt by Martijn

Monthly Archives: October 2013

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

Goede media, slechte media: de naam van Allah in de wolken en in afval

Peter Burger over de ophef over de naam van Allah in een hoop afval in een verhaal van Woezel en Pip en de naam van Allah verschijnt in wolken boven een Amsterdamse moskee..

Dr. Nelly Lahoud: "Is Jihadism An Enduring Threat?"

On January 22, 2013, Dr. Nelly Lahoud gave a lecture at the World Trade Center in Baltimore, MD (US) on the topic “Is Jihadism An Enduring Threat?”

Saoedi-Arabië: De Lange Weg naar Autorijden

1990. 2011. 2013. Het zijn de jaren waarin Saoedische vrouwen campagnes begonnen om het recht op autorijden te verwerven. Zaterdag 26 oktober 2013 is de dag van de derde poging. Driemaal is scheepsrecht?

Pietitie, Blackface Pete and Nativism: Commodifying Popular Dissent Through Facebook

The debate about the racist aspects of the Dutch Black Pete tradition have gained new momentum this year and a commercial agency plays a major role in it.

PhD candidate for the NWO funded research project 'Forces that bind or divide?'

The Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Amsterdam are looking for a PhD candidate who will participate in the research project ‘Forces that bind or divide? Muslim interventions in the public realm 1989 – 2016’, directed by Annelies Moors.

Eszter Spat – Yezidis and Following the Peacock

Eszter Spat made a documentary, Following the Peacock, about the Yezidis and their ritual of parading the Peacock; a seldom observed ritual by outsiders.

Impressie van een islam van Nederland in debat

Mijn verslag van het islamdebat in De Balie met Hans Jansen, Okay Pala en Abdul-Jabbar van de Ven met als titel de toekomst van de islam in Nederland.

Bidden in het openbaar

TruestoryASA had een idee. Bidden in het openbaar. Een interessante invulling van activisme.

Stand Up, Speak Out – President Peres and the body politics of a statement

Last week Israeli president Peres visited the Netherlands. In the TV program Collegetour he was contronted with a critical statement from one woman which she later reported on a blog. Here an analysis in terms of body politics.

In Memoriam Dara Faizi: The Netherlands for the Netherlanders

Afghan-Dutch comedian Dara Faizi passed away. A tribute to him and his work featuring his alter ego Bijan.


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