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Islam & Sexuality
Sun 23 October 2016, 17:45 – 19:00 BST
Islam & Sexuality: Looking at the lived experiences of LGBT+ Muslims
Join us on 23 October at 5.45pm as Dr. Shanon Shah, Ph.D discusses the lived experiences and everyday strategies of LGBT+ Muslims and their Muslim allies in response to the notion that Islam condemns homosexuality.
Dr Shanon Shah holds a doctorate in the sociology of religion from King’s College London. He writes and researches for a number of charities, including the William Temple Foundation, the LSE-based Inform (Information Network on Religious Movements) and the Muslim Institute. He is also Deputy Editor of the quarterly periodical Critical Muslim and Convenor of the British Sociological Association’s Study Group on Religion.
Food + drink will be provided.
All ages welcome!