65. A SHORT HISTORY OF ISLAMIC THOUGHT

Fitzroy Morrissey
65. A SHORT HISTORY OF ISLAMIC THOUGHT
Fitzroy Morrissey
Thursday 23rd June 17:30 (60 Min)
IPGL Outdoor Stage
Day after day we read of the caliphate and the Qur'an, of Sunni and Shi'a, Salafis and Sufis. Almost a quarter of the world's populate is Muslim. Understanding the modern world requires knowing something about Islam. Tracing fourteen centuries of Islamic history, from the foundation of Islam in the seventh century and the life of Muhammad, through the growth of great Islamic empires, to the often fraught modern period, Fitzroy Morrissey will present not a monolithic creed, but a nuanced faith made up of several often competing, and always fascinating, intellectual tendencies.

Outdoor Programme Event

The Outdoor Programme daily ticket gives you access to everything on the festival's massive Outdoor Programme. The child ticket is applicable for ages 5-15; Under 5’s are free

We have talks on the IPGL and History Hit Outdoor Stages, the Living History encampments and static displays, Speaker's Corner talks, performances from the History Tellers and others, live music, two bars, the Emporium, book shops and numerous cafes and food stalls. Anyone with an Outdoor Programme ticket can access up to twenty-five different scheduled events on any one day, so it is truly great value.

For those wishing to experience The Trench, Sword School and Children's Creative History events, these are ticketed separately and need to be pre-booked. Rides on the Vintage Fairground are payable at the ride.

Tickets to individual events in the Hiscox and Smith & Williamson tents also provide access to the Outdoor Programme on that particular day (1 person per ticket).

£12.50
£4.00

THIS IS AN OUTDOOR PROGRAMME EVENT. ONLY A SINGLE OUTDOOR PROGRAMME TICKET PER PERSON PER DAY IS REQUIRED.

If you have a ticket for a tented talk the same day, there is no need to buy an additional Outdoor Programme ticket.