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The Institute holds the Gulf Conference and a seminar and lecture series featuring distinguished scholars and public figures from the Islamic world and the West.

The Street Gallery is a dedicated exhibition space within the Institute building and hosts a wide and varied exhibition programme.

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28 November 202214:00

Q-Step Work in Progress (WIP) Seminar: Michele Scotto Di Vettimo

Michele Scotto Di Vettimo (SPSPA) will discuss his working paper on EU integration and policy preferences.. Full details
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28 November 202217:30

Before the first ball is kicked: Migrant workers and labor politics in the 2022 World Cup Games in Qatar

As the 2022 World Cup in Qatar approaches, the international press is drawing renewed attention the serious labor abuses that the migrants building the infrastructure for the games have experienced. This talk presents an overview of Natasha Iskander’s Does Skill Make Us Human? Migrant Workers in 21st Century Qatar and Beyond, which details the complex social and economic context that produces working conditions in Qatar.. Full details
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5 December 202217:00

CSI'S Monday Majlis: Martin Nixon

The CSI Monday Majlis is a Monday evening, online event, where invited speakers present on aspects of their current research. Full details
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7 December 202212:30

Uncovering Kurdish Women’s Voices in the Archives : Dr Farangis Ghaderi

Please join us for this in person event. All are welcome. Full details
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7 December 202217:30

Book launch: Palestine in the Victorian Age: Colonial Encounters in the Holy Land

This talk considers British involvement in and attitudes towards Palestine during the so-called “Peaceful Crusade” of the nineteenth century. It presents aspects of the author’s book Palestine in the Victorian Age, arguing that Britain’s occupation, and the Zionist movement’s settler-colonisation, were significantly prefigured by Victorian Britons.. Full details
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8 December 202217:30

The Ethics of Weeping: The Case of Islam

Weeping is a way to express commitment to a community and what it holds to be sacred, but not all weeping is the same, even in a single religious tradition.. Full details
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19 - 20 December 20228:00

Indian Ocean World Archaeology Conference (IOW-Arch)

Following on from the successful inaugural IOW-Arch conference held on Friday 10th - Saturday 11th January 2020, the second IOW-Arch is a hybrid event planned for Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th December 2022.. Full details
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8 February 202314:00

Institutional Ethnography: A Feminist Approach to Analysing Institutions Using Texts

Institutional Ethnography is an interdisciplinary feminist approach to research that examines how texts and language organise our everyday lives.. Full details
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17 - 27 April 2023

NCRM 2nd Annual Exeter Spring Computational Communication Science School

Researchers interested in computational social science will be given the chance to learn new skills at our 2nd annual spring school in April 2023. Full details
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11 - 12 May 2023

NCRM Mixed Methods Workshop

This two-day workshop will focus on analysing and presenting data from mixed methods projects.. Full details
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