ILSS: Allehbi

On Tuesday, February 13, 2024, Mohammed Allehbi (Harvard Law School) presented “Creating a new Criminal Law: The Military-Administrative origins of Siyasa” as part of our Islamic Law Speaker Series. His […]

ILSS: Mohammed Allehbi

On Tuesday, February 13, 2024 at 12:30-1:30PM US EST via Zoom, Mohammed Allehbi (Harvard Law School) will present “Creating a new Criminal Law: The Military-Administrative origins of Siyasa” as part […]

Roundtable on Transformation and Adaptation of Ottoman Land Law in 19th-Century Successor States

We are kicking off the semester with our Roundtable on Transformation and Adaptation of Ottoman Land Law in 19th-Century Successor States! Throughout the month of February, scholars of Islamic law and history […]

Pakistan and the FATF Grey List: An HLS Case Study, Harvard Law School

On Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 12:15pm in WCC 2012, HLS International Legal Studies & the Program in Islamic Law will hold the event “Pakistan and the FATF Grey List: […]

“Three Strikes and She’s Out: The Origins and Expansion of a Divorce and Remarriage Stipulation in Q 2:230,” Professor Lyall Armstrong, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Program, Harvard University

  Join us on Monday, November 27, 2023 at 12pm EST for a talk titled “Three Strikes and She’s Out: The Origins and Expansion of a Divorce and Remarriage Stipulation […]

“Islamic Common Law,” Professor Intisar Rabb, Princeton Islamic Studies Colloquium

This event is hosted by the Princeton Islamic Studies Colloquium. Professor Intisar Rabb (Harvard University) will present her research titled “Islamic Common Law.”  The event will take place at Princeton […]

ILSS: Dilyara Agisheva

On Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 12:00-1:00PM US EST via Zoom, Dillyara Agisheva (Harvard Law School) will present “The Entangled Legal Formations and the Russian annexation of Crimea in the 18th century” as part of […]

ILSS: Elizabeth Lhost

On Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 12:00-1:00PM US EST via Zoom, Elizabeth Lhost (Dartmouth College) will give a book talk on her recent publication Everyday Islamic Law and the Making of Modern South Asia (University of North […]

Program in Islamic Law Writing Prize

We are excited to announce the call for submissions for the Program in Islamic Law Writing Prize! We award a prize of $1,000 annually to the Harvard Law School student writing the […]

ILSS: Marion Katz

On Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at 12:00-1:00PM US EST via Zoom, Marion Katz (New York University) gave a talk on her recent publication Wives and Work: Islamic Law and Ethics […]