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Freiburg conversations on tafsir and transregional Islamic networks II, spring 2021

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Hosted by Majid Daneshgar and Johanna Pink

All sessions have a duration of 75 minutes including a Q&A period.

To register, please click here and send the email that will open. You will receive an automatic reply with login details.

All talks will be recorded and uploaded to our YouTube channel.

Click here to download the programme (PDF) 
February 24, 4pm CET
Brett Wilson, Central European University: “The Optional Ramadan Fast: From Early Commentaries to Modern Translations”
Host: Aylin de Tapia, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
March 3, 4pm CET
David R. Vishanoff, University of Oklahoma: “Five Facets of the Anthropological Turn in Qur’anic Hermeneutics: History, Linguistics, Ideology, Phenomenology, and Postmodernism”
Host: Nadja Germann, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
March 10, 4pm CET
Margherita Picchi, Fondazione per le Scienze Religiose Giovanni XXIII, Palermo: “A South African tafsīr of praxis: the Claremont Main Road Mosque's gender jihad (1994-2020)”
Host: Karen Bauer, Institute of Ismaili Studies, London
March 17, 4pm CET
Hadia Mubarak, Queens University of Charlotte: “Language and Rationality in al-Taḥrīr wa’l-Tanwīr: An Analysis of Ibn ʿĀshur’s Discourse on Women & Gender”
Host: Nadeen Alsulaimi, King AbdulAziz University, Jeddah
March 24, 4pm CET
Islam Dayeh, Freie Universität Berlin: “The Exegetical Works and Theories of Abū al-Ḥasan al- Ḥarāllī (d. 638/1240)”
Host: Walid Saleh, University of Toronto
March 31, 4pm CEST (note the switch to daylight saving!)
Sohaib Saeed, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg: “Tafsīr al-Qurʾān bi'l-Qurʾān as a Genre”
Host: Mykhaylo Yakubovych, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
April 7, 4pm CEST
Younus Mirza, Shenandoah University/ Georgetown University: “How Modern Arab Editors Created Ibn Taymiyya’s Muqaddima fi uṣūl al-tafsīr (Introduction to the Principles of tafsīr)”
Host: Johanna Pink, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
April 14, 4pm CEST
Nadeen Alsulaimi, King AbdulAziz University, Jeddah: “Al-Taḥrīr wa’l-Tanwīr: Reviving Rational tafsīr, Eloquence, and Correlations”
Host: Arnold Yasin Mol, Universiteit Leiden
April 21, 4pm CEST
Mykhaylo Yakubovych, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg: “State-supported tafsīr and its Impact on Qur'an Translation: The Case of the Saudi al-Muyassar
Host: Sohaib Saeed, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
April 28, 4 pm CEST
Ervan Nurtawab, IAIN Metro, Lampung: “Role Contestation in Southeast Asian tafsīr Discourse: Tafsīr al-Jalālayn between Traditional and Modern Networks”
Host: Majid Daneshgar, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
May 5, 4pm CEST
Scott S. Reese, Northern Arizona University: “Manuscript to Print: The Continuity of the Islamic Written Tradition”
Host: Ahmed El Shamsy, University of Chicago
May 12, 4pm CEST 
Karen Bauer, Institute of Ismaili Studies, London: "Between ethics and the letter of the law: medieval exegetes' treatment of 'violence' in Q. 4:34"
Host: Ash Geissinger, Carleton University, Ottawa


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