Lecture series

Book presentation series 2020/21

New Releases at ZMO

Events for the lecture series

Lecture, Lecture series

Thursday, 11 June 2020
5:00 pm

Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies, Hittorfstraße 18, 14195 Berlin

CANCELLED New Perspectives on a City in Saudi Arabia: A Presentation of Two Books on Jeddah

Book presentation with Prof. Dr. Ulrike Freitag (ZMO, FU Berlin) and Dr. Stefan Maneval (Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 19 October 2020
5:00 pm

Virtual event

German, Jew, Muslim, Gay. The Life and Times of Hugo Marcus

Book presentation by Marc David Baer (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 26 October 2020
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Migrant Dreams. Egyptian Workers in the Gulf States

Book presentation by Samuli Schielke (ZMO)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 09 November 2020
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Kashmir as a Borderland: the Politics of Space and Belonging across the Line of Control

Book presentation by Antía Mato Bouzas (London Metropolitan University)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 23 November 2020
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Lecture, Lecture series

Tuesday, 15 December 2020
6:00 pm

Virtual event

The Lawful Empire. Legal Change and Cultural Diversity in Late Tsarist Russia

Book launch with PD Dr. Stefan B. Kirmse (ZMO), Tatiana Borisova (Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg) and Nancy Kollmann (Stanford University)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 11 January 2021
2:00 pm

Virtual event

Urban Neighbourhood Formations. Boundaries, Narrations and Intimacies

Book presentation by Hilal Alkan and Nazan Maksudyan
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 18 January 2021
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 01 February 2021
5:00 pm

Virtual Event

Cairo collages. Everyday life practices after the event

Book presentation by Mona Abaza (American University in Cairo)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 15 February 2021
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Servants’ Pasts, 16th - 20th Century, South Asia

Book presentation by Nitin Sinha (ZMO), Nitin Varma (re:work, HU Berlin) and Pankaj Jha (Lady Shri Ram College for Women)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 12 April 2021
5:00 pm

Virtual event

Islam in a Zongo. Muslim Lifeworlds in Asante, Ghana

Book presentation by Benedikt Pontzen
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 10 May 2021
5:00 pm

ZMO / Online

Revolutionary Pasts. Communist Internationalism in Colonial India

Book presentation by Ali Raza (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 31 May 2021
5:00 pm

ZMO / Online

Spaces of Participation: Dynamics of Social and Political Change in the Arab World

Book presentation by Randa Aboubakr, Sarah Jurkiewicz, Hicham Ait-Mansour and Ulrike Freitag
Lecture, Lecture series

Monday, 28 June 2021
5:00 pm

ZMO / Online

A Geography of Jihad. Sokoto Jihadism and the Islamic Frontier in West Africa

Book presentation by Stephanie Zehnle (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)