Religious Tolerance and Pluralism in Indonesia

Event Date: 

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 12:00pm

Event Location: 

  • Orfalea Center Conference Room

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Please join us for a "work in progress" lunchtime meeting of the Religion and Global Public Life research hub. During this meeting, we will hear from visiting scholar, Prof. Muhamad Ali, who will peak about his research on religious othering. 

Religious Tolerance and Pluralism in Indonesia

Ethno-religious conflicts, religious extremism, gender discrimination, globalized theories of clash of civilizations and Westernized assumptions of multiculturalism have become factors in the formation of religious tolerance and intolerance in Indonesia. Please join us for this importance conversation featuring Professor Muhamad Ali, Department of Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.