re:publica Panel

Fatwas on the Internet

Miriam Seyffarth
The global access to knowledge and information enables Muslims all over the world to browse different interpretations of Islamic Law, discuss and share knowledge and opinions and ask religious scholars for advice via social media. This talk will explain how social media contributes to the diversity and further development of Islamic jurisprudence and how this influences Muslim communities. If you want to know more about Fatwas issued and discussed on the internet – don't miss this talk!

Miriam Seyffarth
https://twitter.com/_noujoum

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