Nordic Mosques – University of Copenhagen

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Nordic Mosques

Interdisciplinary workshop with lectures by researchers from Denmark and abroad.

The seminar is intended to theoretically and methodically inspire researchers from universities primarily in the Nordic countries in a newly formed research network in the subject of mosques in a Scandinavian context.

This is a closed research seminar, by invitation, except for the open lectures, International perspectives on Mosque Research, from 3:30 to 6 PM. See below. 


The Seminar venue is University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Humanities, 
Karen Blixens Plads 8, ROOM 15A.01.13

Thursday 24th May: 

12 - 1 PM:  Lunch  

1 - 3 PM: 4 Papers TBA

3 - 3:30 PM: Coffee break

3:30 - 6 PM: International perspectives on Mosque Research (PUBLIC EVENT) 

Prof. Sophie Gilliat-Ray (Cardiff University): ”Mosques in Britain and the changing role of religious leadership”

Prof.'in Dr. Chantal Munsch (Universität Siegen): “Turkish Muslim Community Centres in Germany: New perspectives on complexity, hybridity and change”


Frisday 25th May:

9 - 11 AM: 4 Papers TBA

11 - 11:30 AM: Coffee break

11:30AM - 12:30PM: Discussion of Proceedings 

All other inquiries should be directed to the PI Associate Professor, ph.d., Brian Arly Jacobsen 

Phone: (+45) 51 30 24 81