International Conference on Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change

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The AIWG Longterm-Research Group „Normativity of the Qur’an in Context of Social Change”, organized an international conference on Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change on October 14-15, 2021 at the University of Erlangen, which was inaugurated with a Keynote Lecture by the renowned Quranic scholar Prof. Dr. Asma Barlas (Ithaca College, New York).

The conference was formally opened by the President of the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Prof. Dr. Hornegger, the Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Prof. Dr. Trinczek, the Director of the Academy for Islam in Science and Society, Prof. Dr. Bekim Agai and the Project Manager, Prof. Dr. Mohammed Nekroumi.

At this interdisciplinary conference, renowned Quranic scholars, as well as young researchers in the field of Quranic hermeneutics, from Germany and abroad, were able to present the results of their long-term research projects and exchange their thoughts on the future perspectives of Quranic research.

Here is the abstract.