Recent decades have seen increasing global connectedness and rapid changes in Islamic belief and practice in China, across a sphere characterised by great diversity in histories of transmission, socio-economic factors, language and life-ways. What insights can ethnographic research bring to bear on the nature of these changes?
LIDC runs a variety of events: academic workshops that aim to explore issues in depth and generate research proposals; conferences, seminars and lectures. Below you can find out more about our upcoming events and other development-related events organised by Bloomsbury Colleges.
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 12:30 to 18:30
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00
Birkbeck Institute for Social Research Public Lecture
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 19:00 to 21:00
Using microscopic footage, harrowing personal stories, and expert insights, Resistance clarifies the problem of antibiotic resistance, how we got to this point, and what we can do to turn the tide.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 17:00 to 20:00
World Malaria Day event co-hosted by the Antimicrobial Resistance Centre and the Malaria Centre.
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 09:30 to 17:00
Join us on Thursday 27th April for the third LIDC Biennal Conference. The theme of this year's conference will be 'Interdisciplinary Approaches to Inequality' and the keynote speakers are Bina Agarwal (University of Manchester) and Alex Prats (Oxfam)