Program

Program of interventions for the International Conference "Islam and the Mediterranean in Modern Times"

Flyer

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The leaflet with the program of interventions day by day

Poster

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The poster of the conference

Thursday, 3rd May, h. 9.15

Welcome addresses

  • H.E. Prof. Dr. Sulaiman Aba Al-Khail, Rector of Imam Muhammad Bin Saud Islamic University

  • Alessandra Scagliarini, Prorettrice alle relazioni internazionali

  • Abdulaziz Al-Gharib, Addetto culturale saudita in Italia

  • Ahmad Addous, Delegato ai rapporti con i Paesi Arabi

  • Anna Laura Trombetti, Responsabile scientifica della Cattedra “King Abdulaziz”

  • Michele de Pascale, Sindaco di Ravenna

  • Ouidad Bakkali, Assessora all’Università, Politiche europee, Cooperazione internazionale del Comune di Ravenna

  • Mirella Falconi, Vicepresidente di Fondazione Flaminia

1 - Islam and the Encounter with the Western Civilization (18th-19th centuries)

1. Islamic law and the western legal traditions 2. Continuities, contaminations and assimilations 3. Islam and modernity 4. Islam: philosophy and religion. The problem of religious pluralism

  • Les occasions manquée dans la rencontre avec la civilisation occidentale

  • The obstacles to the dialogue between East and West: a historical memory

    Zuhair Bin Abdulkarim al-Shihri
  • Islam, Gender and Feminist Studies

  • Problématique du religieux chez les penseurs musulmans contemporains; approche comparative entre Malek Bennabi et Ali Chariaati

2 - Islam, Colonialism and Decolonization

1. Principles of colonial law: metropolitan law, specific law for the colony, muslim law 2. Islam and decolonization 3. The heritage of colonialism and the current debate

  • Colonial Law and Muslim Law

  • From Imperial to Dissident? Islamic International Law in Past and Present

  • Constitutionalism and the ‘Civil State’ of the Arab Spring

  • La mauvaise gouvernance dans les pays du Maghreb. L'exemple algérien ou l'échec de la transition démocratique

Friday, 4th May, h. 9.30

Welcome addresses

  • Luigi Canetti, Direttore del Dipartimento di Beni Culturali

3 - Islam and the Mediterranean today

1. Islam in Europe 2. History and re-definition of the Mediterranean area 3. Euro-Mediterranean policies towards the Arab Muslim world: from the Constitution of EEC, through the Barcelona Process, to the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM)