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Listen to our latest talk: Young Egyptians in Search of Love and Marriage

February 10th, 2016 in Events at CURA

Amidst heavy snow showers this past Monday, Dr. Samuli Schielke of the Zentrum Moderner Orient spoke on the subject of how money, morals and destiny come together when young Egyptians Search for Love and Marriage. If you missed the talk but are interested in the topic, you can stream it here. IMG_0132IMG_0133

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Playboy and Islamic Ethics in Indonesia

December 9th, 2013 in Events at CURA

On December 6 James Hoesterey, Assistant Professor in the department of religious studies at Emory University, visited CURA and gave a fascinating talk on ‘Shaming the State: Subjectivity and Islamic Ethics in Indonesia’s Playboy Debate’.