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Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-030
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
...twenty-­three A Metaphysical Secularist? Decoding M. F. Husain as a Muslim Painter in Exile | 2011 The first sentence of commentary on this remarkable painting must circle back to a conversation between Maqbool Fida Husain and his Qatari patron, Her Royal Highness Sheikha Mozah: The Last Supper...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
...Gender is central to normative modes of secularist and religious belonging and their subversion. This chapter explores how transgressive gendered per for- mance, identity, and embodiment destabilize the established relations between secularism and religion. I focus on Vedia Bülent Çorak Önsü...
Published: 16 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1899 by George Jacob Holyoake (1817–1906), an English secularist and publisher, and Charles Watts (1858–1946), a London-born freethought editor and publisher. Freethought emerged toward the end of the sev- enteenth century in England as part of the rationalist...
Series: Public Planet Books
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375135-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7513-5
... Islam’s disruptive effects are analyzed focusing on the case of Merve Kavakci, a female deputy who was elected in 1999 but prevented from serving her term by the secularists because she was wearing a Muslim headscarf in the Parliament. ...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373438-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
... of each subject, giving voice to another self that lives within her borders and thus making herself unavailable to being colonized by a single interpellating form of subjectivity. The fact that this other self is God is particularly powerful because, as Judith Butler shows, even for a secularist like...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012856-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1285-6
.... Such disjunctures resulted not only along what may be expected lines between secularists and Islamists, or lgbt activists and headscarf activists, but also among Muslim activists themselves over the meanings of justice, cruelty, and rights in the context of difference, thereby revealing increasingly transna...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... THE MARCUS GARVEY AND UNIA PAPERS and its lack of intellectual focus. In 1890, he founded the Propagandist Press Committee, with Holyoake as president, both as a reaction to his discontent and to create a forum in which secularist authors could publish their work...
Published: 03 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
... Butler shows, even for a secularist like Louis Althusser, the first subject is God and so Bess uses God as a defense against God, as it were, fighting the fire of the occult theology that underlies interpellation with a fire of her own. In so doing, Bess has shown that the circuitry of interpellation...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
...- nihilo cre- ation of the world) that now appeared in dispute. While fundamentalism was born as an affirmative if combative statement of commitment to reveal biblical truth, it was quickly resignified by an alli- ance of secularists and liberal Protestants as a derogatory term for aggressive theological...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-463
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
...- u and the Basmala, Journal of Qur anic Studies 7 (2005): 64 80. Used by permission. chapter 22. Bruce B. Lawrence, epilogue to The Qur an: A Biography (New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2006), 193 99. Used by permission. chapter 23. Bruce B. Lawrence, A Metaphysical Secularist? Decoding M. F...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
... ity that emphasize literal interpre- tations of the Old and New Testaments; the importance of personalized and emotional relationships between individual Christians and Jesus Christ; hostil- ity toward secularist po liti cal tendencies; and the salience of life- transforming born again experiences...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
...; Feldman argues that the warring parties, as they coalesced in legislative contexts, are best characterized as the aforementioned legal secularists (who bemoaned the lingering death of separationism ) and values evangelicals (who increasingly benefited from and strategically wielded the so- called new...
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021339-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2133-9
... ideal of the human, the secular, rational po liti cal subject who is erected over against the enchanted subjects of colonial cartography. For Wynter, Eu rope s co- lonial expansion cannot be separated from the reinvention of its selfhood in terms of a secularist- humanist statehood, as opposed...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384830-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
...- tonomy for religious communities. Liberal secularists: would support a ucc on grounds of egalitari- anism, uniformity of law, and democratic politics but would hesitate to unequivocally support its imposition in view of the actual situation of conflict with embattled minorities in which it is enmeshed...
Published: 18 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388135-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8813-5
..., the American public sphere was not something invented by secularists from which religious groups were to be kept out or into which they might be gingerly invited if they were properly obsequious. The 9 Worster, John Muir 200. 10 William Gerald McLoughlin, New England Dissent, 1630 1833: The Baptists...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-441
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
... and Brannon Wheeler, 67 104. Sheffield, UK: Equinox, 2013. The Late Shaikh Osama bin Laden: A Religious Profile of al- Qaeda s Deceased Poster Child. The Muslim World 101:374 89. A Metaphysical Secularist? Decoding M. F. Husain as a Muslim Painter in Exile. In Barefoot across the Nation: Maqbool Fida...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
... working in and on the Netherlands have found the term post- secularist useful to analyze a fluid situation in which, as John Boy put it in a comment on the Immanent Frame, things that were formerly taken to be split or consigned to separate spheres are now recognized as intrinsically linked. 5 I...
Published: 04 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021476-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2147-6
... Revolution since 1979. The secularists of the Left and the Right vowed that they would not allow Egypt to become a second Iran. Not thinking through the singularity of the Egyptian moment, they deemed irrelevant the cons­ pic­uo­ us facts that the incompetent Morsi lacked anything in common...
Published: 25 February 1988
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
..., the high-ranking jurists who at the moment dominate the government of Iran. The dominant group in the Central Council of the Is• lamic Republican party in Iran believes "that the greatest danger to the current revolution is a . . . betrayal by secularists" and it advocates "extirpation of any...