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Islam UK Seminar Series 2017: Batool Al Toma

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Islam UK Seminar Series 2017

The Islam UK Centre runs a free annual public lecture series each Spring. Speakers come from across the UK and overseas to give details of the latest research available.

Speaker: Batool Al-Toma

Title: ‘Conversion to Islam - Impacting the Dynamics of Muslim Communities in Britain?’

Batool Al Toma is Director of the New Muslims Project, a UK-based service supporting converts to Islam. As part of the NMP, Batool has initiated and produced several research reports including: Between Integration and Isolation – a Report on the Convert Community in Leicester community in Leicester; Narratives of Conversion to Islam in Britain – Female Perspectives; Spirituality – the Plight of the Convert Muslim. She was a member of the Cambridge University Theology Board that produced Contextualising Islam in Britain (2009). She is the UK representative for the European Muslim Network (EMN) think-tank in Brussels.

Email address: batool@islamic-foundation.org

Chair: Professor Sophie Gilliat-Ray, Director, Islam-UK Centre

For more details about the rest of the lectures series go to: 2017 Public Seminar Page

Or visit our website here

Please note: that photographs and a video will be taken of the lectures. Cardiff University will assume the consent of all those in attendance and those that appear in the media footage taken. Photographs and videos are taken with the view to use in University and link organisations' websites, marketing materials and related media coverage. If you DO NOT agree to this please inform a staff member on the evening. If you do wish to withdraw permission at a later date you must inform Mark Bryant in writing (BryantMW@cardiff.ac.uk).

There is no need to print out tickets; there will be a registration list at the venue.

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