Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften

18.07 Guest lecture: "With/out Europe: Rethinking Cosmopolitan Islam in Indonesia" by Dr. Zacky Khairul Umam

  • Wann 18.07.2024 ab 16:30 Uhr
  • Wo Raum 117, IAAW Invalidenstraße 118 10115 Berlin
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  • Teilnehmer Dr. Zacky Khairul Umam
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Dr. Zacky Khairul Umam is a lecturer in the Faculty of Islamic Studies at UIII. He studied Middle Eastern languages, history, and philosophy in Jakarta and Canberra, and pre-modern Islamic history and thought in Istanbul and Berlin. His current research areas include the intellectual history of Islam, manuscripts, and global history, especially between 1600 and 1900, for which he received several international research fellowships. In addition to his academic work, he comments and publishes on current issues in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. His forthcoming articles include an aspect of cosmopolitan Islam in Indonesia, the Islamic manuscript tradition in Aceh, and an African theology in Sumatra.