Shia Studies Conference : Past and Present

 

Shia Studies Conference : Past and PresentOn Saturday the 9th of May 2015, an academic conference at the Islamic College in London, entitled, "Shi'i Studies: Past and Presnt." was held.
More than 70 abstracts were received and 18 were accepted and finally 14 were confirmed for presentation. Amongst the papers there three papers from the US, one from Canada, a few from the UK, one from Denmark, one from Qatar, one from Turkey and one from Iran.
The aim of the conference was to shed lights on the concept of Shia Islam with an aim to follow for the upcoming years.