Activities

The activities of the project, past and future, will be listed here. This includes conferences, research seminars, teaching, lectures, public talks and other events. 

Upcoming events 

  • 22 January - 24 January 2020

    Mosques, power and politics

    For this workshop we address the changing politics of mosque building, the different kinds of conflict surrounding the building of a mosque and the symbolic appropriation of territory by the mosque. The building of a mosque can be seen as a social transformative interaction and accounts for the many stakeholders involved in the construction of mosques (e.g., Muslim organizations, international donors, local politicians, anti-Islam groups and other critics). As such, the mosques and the politics of construction can be seen as microcosms of the discourse on Muslims in a country.

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