Democratic Transitions in the Arab World: Two Years After the Arab Spring: Can Tunisia Succeed as a Model?
How a Proper Understanding of Islam Can Help Democracy?
Presentation by John O. Voll, professor of Islamic history and associate director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at Georgetown
Lessons learnt from Iranian Revolution
Presentation by Abdolkarim Soroush, an Iranian thinker, reformer, Rumi scholar and a former professor of philosophy at the University of Tehran and Imam Khomeini International University, now Director of the Institute for Theological Research based in US.
Chair: Tamara Sonn
Universal Dimensions Of The Qur’an And Historic Specificity Of Its Theological Science
Presentation by Ashfaqullah Syed, Co-author (Jointly with Muhammad Yunus) Essential Message of Islam, Amana Publications, USA, 2009)
Chair: Stephen McInerney
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Ronald Reagan Building Amphitheater