How love can shape spirituality, worship and faith for people grappling with religion today. Light refreshments provided.
Professor wadud’s latest book, Once in a Lifetime: a progressive perspective on the five pillars of Islam (Kantara Press), will be released the day before the lecture and will be on sale at the event. She will take themes from her book to talk about the importance of love, unity and spirituality.
There are limited places available. Seats will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. We cannot guarantee your place unless you book in advance.
Venue: Central Leicester – address details will be provided upon booking.
Professor, Dr. amina wadud chose Islam half a century ago, in1972. She began in earnest her study of Islam and Arabic at the University of Pennsylvania the following year she completed her MA and PhD at University of Michigan in 1988 with a special focus on Qur’an and Gender. As an activist she helped to form pro-faith Muslim women’s NGO’s and as and academic she is an international consultant and resource person globally for progressive inclusive Islam.
Event organised by: New Horizons in British Islam and St Philip’s Centre.