Australian Intercultural Society will host a live webinar on Youtube with the topic, Prayer, Patience and Pandemic. Panellists include Dr Mashrreed Ansari of the Islamic Sciences and Research Academy, Rev. De Colleen O’Reilly – Chaplain to Trinity College, and Moderator Dr Duleyha Keskin of Islamic Sciences and Research Academy, Charles Sturt University. The webinar takes place on the evening of Monday, 27 July, 2020.
Panellist: Dr Mahsheed Ansari
Dr Mahsheed Ansari is lecturer in Islam and Contemporary Islamic Studies and the Higher Degrees Research Coordinator at the Centre for Islamic Studies & Civilisation, Charles Sturt University. Her research interests include the history of Islamic thought, spirituality and culture. She is also a historian interested in the formation and development of minority communities in Australia. She is currently working on the Muslim heritage research project at the Public and Contextual Theology Research Centre at Charles Sturt University.
Panellist: The Revd Dr Colleen O’Reilly
The Revd Dr Colleen O’Reilly is an Anglican priest and the Chaplain to Trinity College in the Universities of Melbourne and of Divinity. Previously she was the Vicar of St George’s Malvern (2007-2019) and St Faith’s Burwood (199-2007). Her doctoral studies was in the area of rites and pastoral care. Colleen is the mother of two sons, and grandmother to three boys who live in London. She is married to Fr Walter McEntee, formerly Chaplain to Melbourne Girls’ Grammar School
Moderator: Dr Zuleyha Keskin
Zuleyha is the Course Director at the Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation, Charles Sturt University. She is also a senior lecturer in Islamic spirituality and contemporary Islamic studies. Zuleyha is a co-founder of ISRA Australia and the Managing Editor of the Australian Journal of Islamic Studies journal, a double-blind peer reviewed academic journal. Zuleyha’s community outreach is through the frequent requests for her to do talks on Islamic issues in the wider community. She has 15 years of experience in teaching to a range of audiences from high school students to youth and adults within the Muslim and non-Muslim community.
Date: Mon, 27 July 2020
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM AEST
Location: Online Event: Click Here to Join