Workshops 2017

Islam as an Ethical and Material Practice

Religious Diversity Symposium

10 May 2017 | 10:00-12:30, van Ravensteynzaal (Room 1.06)
at Utrecht University, Kromme Nieuwegracht 80

Conveners: Shaheed Tayob, Birgit Meyer and Peter van der Veer

Co-sponsored by the Max Planck Institute for Religious and Ethnic Diversity and the Department of Religious Studies, Utrecht University



Peter van der Veer, Director of the MPI for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity in Göttingen, and University Professor at Utrecht University (Panel chair)

Shaheed Tayob, PhD candidate at Utrecht University

Samuli Schielke, Research Fellow Leibniz Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO), Berlin

Christian Lange, Professor of Islamic Studies at Utrecht University


Coffee Break


Birgit Meyer, Professor of Religious Studies at Utrecht University (panel chair)

Patrick Eisenlohr, Professor for Society and Culture of Modern India, Gottingen

Michael Lambek, Canada Research Chair in Anthropology of Ethical Life, University of Toronto