The Dynamics of Politics in Andalusia in a Novel: Discussing Hatif min al-Andalus by Ali al-Jarim

The Dynamics of Politics in Andalusia in a Novel: Discussing Hatif min al-Andalus by Ali al-Jarim Ali al-Jarim is an Arabic linguist and Egyptian writer. Hatif min al-Andalus is one of his novels that illustrated the history of Islam in Andalusia (now Spain). To discuss the novel, Bi-Weekly Forum #27 Faculty of Adab and Cultural Sciences UIN Sunan Kalijaga held a virtual seminar entitled "P....

Islam and the Javanese Shadow Puppet Theatre (wayang)

Islam and the Javanese Shadow Puppet Theatre (wayang) Recently, the Javanese Shadow Theatre (wayang) has become a public debate, especially on social media. It is rooted in the controversial statement from Dr. Khalid Basalamah, one of the famous Muslim preachers in Indonesia, who said that wayang is not permitted in Islam. Thus, pros and cons arise surrounding the issue. ....