Who are we?

Hikma is a newly established (2011) study association at Leiden University intended for all master and PhD students working on Middle Eastern, Near Eastern, and Islamic studies. Membership is open for all students in the master and PhD programmes of Middle Eastern Studies and Religious Studies. Students from other disciplines (e.g. social sciences) working on…

Discussion with Robert Lacey / Saudi-Arabia challenges

Hikma calls your attention to this event: On Friday 12 April from 16.30 until 18.00 hour there will be a round table discussion with the British historian and Saudi Arabia-expert Robert Lacey centering around the question: “Considering the current geopolitical changes throughout the Middle East, what particular challenges does Saudi Arabia face?” The discussion will…

I ♥ Vrieshof – sweater

Survive the snow with your own I ♥ Vrieshof-sweater! You might have heard it: From now the Matthias de Vrieshof has its own sweater! It is a black hoodie, red from the inside, and on the back the ‘I ♥ Vrieshof’-logo.  It is a warm, soft, perfect sweater to study or just for at home. Price: 18…