News & Events

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, 4 February 2020, 6 pm Humboldt University Berlin, Dorotheenstr 24
Film Screening and Artist Talk: Taste of Hope by Dr Laura Coppens

Thursday, 19 March 19, 7:30 – 9:15 pm
For the AAS in Boston, Saskia Schäfer is co-organizing a panel with Jeremy Menchik on “The Indonesian Council of Ulama and the State’s Islamic Bureaucracy”

Past Events

Dr Saskia Schäfer discusses the Council of Indonesian Islamic Scholars with Dr Dirk Tomsa at the Talking Indonesia Podcast
Dr Saskia Schäfer – The Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI)

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 6 pm, Humboldt University Berlin, Institute of Asian and African Studies
Talk by Dr Merlyna Lim (Carleton University), in cooperation with the department Gender and Media Studies for the South Asian Region (Institute for Asian and African Studies, Humboldt University Berlin)
Legally Brown: Living and Researching Media/Politics in the Critical Spaces

Thursday, 12 September 2019, EuroSEAS 2019, Humboldt University Berlin
Panel Conveners: Merlyna Lim (Carleton University) & Saskia Schäfer (Humboldt University Berlin)
Mediating and Mediatizing Political and Religious Authorities

Wednesday, 14 August 2019, 7-9 p.m, Leipzig University, Café Alibi (Beethovenstraße 6)
Film Screening and Discussion, in cooperation with Watch Indonesia! e.V.
Screening Religion: “Mata tertutup (The Blindfold)” by Garin Nugroho

April – June 2019, Humboldt University Berlin, Institute of Asian and African Studies
Lecture Series: Why Do Elections Matter? Analyzing the 2019 Elections in Indonesia, India, Tunisia and Turkey