Two lectures on Shari’a by Professor Brink Messick from Columbia University

Event Information
Event Date: 
Monday, 22 June 2015 - 6:30pm

MISR will host two lectures on Shari’a to be given by Professor Brink Messick, Professsor of Anthropology - Columbia University. Dates:

  • Monday, June 22, 5.30 p.m. : Shari’a, the discursive tradition, textuality and writing
  • Wednesday, June 24, 2.15 p.m.: Shari’a courts, truth and method

Professor Messick is the author of Yemen: The Calligraphic State and of a forthcoming three-volume study of Shari’a. 


Event Venue
MISR Seminar Room 1

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