Online Research Seminar Series on Religion and Conflict (Tutu Centre)

Organised by the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies at Liverpool Hope University, this Seminar series on Religion and Conflict is open to all.

If interested in any of these seminars, email tutu@hope.ac.uk for zoom links.

27 Jan Managing religious diversity in Tanzania

Dr Stephen McLoughlin, Assitant Professor, Centre for
Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University

4.00-5.00 pm
Via Zoom
3 Feb Christianizing Islam
Tom Holland, Renowned independent Researcher and
Historian
5.00-6.00 pm
Via Zoom
17 Feb In the wake of IS: is martyrdom still important for Sunni
Islam?
David Bryan Cook, Associate Professor of Religion, Rice
University, Houston, Texas
4.00-5.00 pm
Via Zoom
24 Feb Hindu Moksha vs Muslim Shahada in early modern Malay
epic literature
Dr Harith Ramli, Lecturer in Second Education (Theology
and World Religion), Edge Hill University
4.00-5.00 pm
Via Zoom
3 Mar Provincializing Europe in Thinking about Religion and
Politics in the Modern Middle East
Dr Usaama al-Azami. Departmental Lecturer in
Contemporary Islamic Studies,
Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford
4.00-5.00 pm
Via Zoom