Events Resource – Conferences/Calls for Papers

Check out our new resource, advertising events in Islamic Studies. Each page focuses on specific types of events, including museum exhibits, conferences, and lectures, packaged as a convenient, one-stop shop for all related events. This…

Hajj Data-The Maydan

The Maydan team compiled the following data regarding hajj, inclusive of 2018 numbers. Also see our A Select Bibliography on the Hajj | Books, Documentaries and Films       Compiled by Rana Osman.

Arts and Islam – Exhibits Roundup

Check out our new resource, advertising events in Islamic Studies. Each page focuses on specific types of events, including museum exhibits, conferences, and lectures, packaged as a convenient, one-stop shop for all related events. This…

Book Display – August 2018

The following list of books includes English-language titles published in August 2018 which span a range of disciplines in the broad field of Islamic Studies. Meant to showcase current research by both established and emerging…

Book Display – July 2018

The following list of books includes English-language titles published in July 2018 which span a range of disciplines in the broad field of Islamic Studies. Meant to showcase current research by both established and emerging…

Teaching Nationalism in South Asia

In the middle of the nineteenth century, while colonial rule in India was in full swing, the British Empire considered reforming the imperial education system. Thomas Macaulay, president of the Committee of Public Instruction in…