Date: 3 and 4 November 2016
Where: Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (ISMC) – Lnodon Campus
Knowledge Quarter’s partner, The Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (ISMC) and Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) invite KQ partners to the academic conference entitled, Media in Muslim Contexts: Inventing and Reinventing Identities.
Please visit the conference website to see the programme.
The international conference will bring together a broad and international range of researchers, policy-makers and practitioners, from a variety of disciplinary and geographical backgrounds. Keynote addresses and panels feature over 40 speakers addressing themes such as media and the invention of history; media and the nation; media as vehicles of resistance; iconoclasm and image wars, satire, the impact of new media and social media, studies of media in local contexts and media and youth culture. The conference is organized and hosted by the Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations of The Aga Khan University at its campus in London, and is organised in cooperation with the University’s Graduate School of Media and Communications in Nairobi.