Golden Age of Islam

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


Join us for a captivating event delving into the Golden Age of Islam, as webring together distinguished experts Ambassador Akbar Ahmed and Dr Shamim Miah.

Renowned anthropologist and Islamic scholar, Ambassador Ahmed, will discuss his new book, The Flying Man: The Golden Age of Islam and its Contribution to Science and Philosophy, illuminating the lives and legacies of key Muslim personalities and their profound influence on the West.

Ambassador Ahmed will be in conversation with Dr Shamim Miah, author and lecturer whose new book, Ibn Khaldun: Education, History and Society, sheds light on Ibn Khaldun’s pivotal contributions in this area.

Engage in a thought-provoking exploration of Islamic intellectual history and its enduring impact on the modern world.
Period2 Jul 2023
Event titleBradford Literature Festival 2023
Event typeOther
LocationBradford , United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational