April 23, 2018 TIME: 11am-12:30pm LOCATION: HDS, Andover Hall 103 Events are free Open to the public Lunch provided Performing Realization: The Sufi Music Videos of the Taalibe Baye of Dakar by Oludamini Ogunnaaike, Assistant Professor at William & Mary. FALL 2018 SCHEDULE: TIME: 12pm-2pm LOCATION: Harvard Divinity School, Andover Hall 117 Events are free Open to the public Lunch provided Sheikh Ahmadu Bamba and the Poetics of Exile November 30, 2017 Sana Camara, Professor of French, Truman State University will present on his research in Senegal. Intra-and Interfaith Peace Building during a time of insurgency: Finding Consensus Among Muslims in Nigeria November 16, 2017 Darren Kew, Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts will present on his ongoing research in Nigeria. Shariah in Trial: The Reenactment of Islamic Penal Law in Nigeria November 9, 2017 Sarah Eltantawi, Assistant Professor of Comparative Religion, Evergreen State College will present on her research on Islamic law in Nigeria. Transnational Terrorist Networks. The Case of Boko Haram November 2, 2017 Alex Thurston, Assistant Professor, Georgetown University will present on his research. Islam, Christianity and Traditional Religions in Africa October 26, 2017 Ayodeji Ogunnaike, Ph.D. Candidate, Harvard University, will present on his PhD research. Omani Religious Institutions in Contemporary Tanzania October 19, 2017 Kimberly Wortmann Ph.D. Candidate, Harvard University, will present on her PhD research. Islam and the West African Diaspora in the United States October 12, 2017 Ousmane Kane, Professor of Islamic Studies, HDS, will present on his ongoing research.