2023-24 Muslim Materialities Lecture Series

The theme for this year's Muslim Materialities Lecture Series (MMLS) is Community, Material Culture, and Memory. Speakers will explore this topic from diverse methodological and theoretical perspectives.

All events take place 4:30-6pm in-person at UTM in Maanjiwe nendamowinan 3230.


Schedule - Fall 2023

  • Oct. 5 - Adam Bursi: Prophetic Pieces and Places: Relics and Sacred Spaces in Early Islam
  • Oct. 24 - co-sponsored with the Centre for South Asian Critical Humanities (CSACH) - Akbar Zaidi: Muslim Identity, the Partition of India and the Making of Pakistan
  • Nov. 2 - Shenila Khoja-Moolji: Culinary Placemaking: Cookbooks as an Artifact of Displaced Shia Ismaili Muslim Women’s Lives


Schedule - Winter 2024

  • TBA
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