Category: Islam in the Netherlands

Practices, beliefs and experiences of Muslims in the Netherlands


COVID19 and Muslims in the Netherlands 1 – Testing Muslims

The text below was my lecture at the annual symposium of the department of Islamstudies at Radboud University, 14 June 2021. In my presentation today I will focus in particular on the reactions among...


A short history of ‘good’ and ‘bad’ Muslims in the Netherlands (Part 5/5) – Discussion: Resonance and Amnesia

In a series of blogposts I will try to trace how the opposition between acceptable and unacceptable Islam has resonated throughout the Dutch history of Islam, yet has always remained unstable and open to...