With our public seminar series, the Islam-UK Centre aims to promote scholarly and public understandings of Muslims and Islam in Britain.
Speaker: Professor Jonas Otterbeck
Title: Researching creativity and Islam: Cases from contemporary popular culture
Jonas Otterbeck is a Professor of Islamic studies at Aga Khan University – Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations. Otterbeck researches contemporary Islamic ideas and expressions. His most recent research is on Islamic pop music and especially the media company Awakening and its artists, such as Maher Zain. He also published on the identity constructions of Muslim youth and their understanding of Islam, the representation of Islam and Muslims in Sweden, and active citizenship among Muslims.
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