Observe the auspicious #MiladUnNabi this year & attend two free public #lectures on Tuesday, Jan 15th, 2019.
• 1st lecture is at Emmanuel College, Toronto, University of Toronto at 5:00 pm.
• 2nd lecture is at the Ismaili Centre Toronto at 8:00 pm.
The keynote speaker for both lectures will be Mona Siddiqu, Professor of Islamic and Interreligious Studies, at Divinity School, The University of Edinburgh
Space is limited, and registration will close once capacity is reached. For details and to register for one or both lectures, visit each of these links:https://www.iicanada.org/emmanuel-lecture
Professor Mona Siddiqui, OBE is a Professor of Islamic and Interreligious Studies at the University of Edinburgh’s Divinity School. She is an internationally renowned public intellectual and a regular commentator in various media including chair of the BBC’s Religious Advisory Committee. Her research areas are in Islamic law and ethics and Christian-Muslim relations. Her most recent books include Christians, Muslims and Jesus (Yale, 2013) and Hospitality and Islam (Yale, 2015). She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, the Royal Society of Arts and, in 2017, was listed in Debretts top 500 most influential people in the UK. In 2011, she was awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire) by the Queen for her contribution to interfaith services.
Prof Mona Siddiqui – Rethinking Hospitality: from law to ethics