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Islam and the Challenge of Innovation
Public Workshop | English
Gudrun Krämer (Freie Universität Berlin, Department of Islamic Studies) will give a talk on the ambivalent perception of technological and social innovation initiatives within present-day Islamic communities. The conference is open to the public and will leave ample room for discussion.
Conference, open to the public upon registration | English
Tradition and Traditionalism
Workshop, invitation required | Enghlish| Aula grande
The event, organized in collaboration with the University of Innsbruck (ERC – European Research Council), will compare traditionalism in the West, particularly the United States of America, with the understanding of tradition that the Russian Orthodox Church has advocated in its recent social teaching. Both versions of traditionalism are complex, with competing strands. Yet it may be possible to identify core attributes that allow for a fruitful comparison.
Brunetto Salvarani, Religious pluralism and education
Workshop | Italian | Aula piccola
Religious pluralism represents a major challenge for education in our societies. In order for the educational framework to respond, we need to change our theology and action in society and politics. We also need to take inter-religious dialogue seriously.
Communicating Religion - European Association for the Study of Religions International Conference 2017
Panel Conference EASR | English | Leuven
Religion Between Exclusivism and Pluralism
Conference, open to the public | English
The international conference, which is part of the research activities under the ISR project “Religion between Exclusivism and Pluralism”, will explore the role of religion in the socio-political context. The conference is organized in collaboration with the web magazine “Reset Dialogues on Civilizations”. Among the keynote speakers: Oliver Roy (European Institute, Fiesole).
Religion Today Film Festival
Festival | Open Conferences| English
The Center for Religious Studies (ISR) of the Fondazione Bruno Kessler is relaunching its partnership with the Religion Today Film Festival, for this 20th edition 2017.
Religious-philosophical Ethos and Sexual Orientation: The Tensions Between Employee and Employers
Workshop open to the public | Italian | Aula grande
The workshop will focus on the tensions between religious-philosophical idenity and sexual orientation. The two dimensions polarize the employment relationship by involving both the employer and the employee.