Saturday, November 17, 2012

Tentative Program of the International Research Conference on Muhammadiyah (IRCM)



Tentative Program
The International Research Conference on Muhammadiyah (IRCM)
“Discourse on the Search for a Renewed Identity of Muhammadiyah for its Post-Centennial Era”
University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM), Indonesia
November 29 – December 2, 2012


Thursday, November 29
13:00 - 17:00
Arrival and Registration
19:00 - 19:45
Welcoming Remarks

1. Muhadjir Effendy (Rector of University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM))
2. Sukarwo (Governor of East Java)
3. Azyumardi Azra (Chair of the Steering Committee)
19:45 - 20:00
Opening Speech

M. Din Syamsuddin (President of Muhammadiyah)
20:00 - 21:00
Keynote Addresses

1. Ahmad Syafii Maarif – Maarif Institute, Jakarta
2. Mitsuo Nakamura - Chiba University, Japan

Friday, November 30
08:00 - 11:00
Panel 1 – History
Chairperson
Ruhaini Dzuhayatin – Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta

James Peacock*
University of North Carolina, USA
1970 to 2010: Continuities and change
Endy Saputro
Center for Religious and Cross-cultural Studies (CRCS), Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta
Inscribing kemadjoean, describing Islam: Politics of writing in the early Soeara Moehammadijah
Gwenaƫl Feillard*
Centre Asie du Sud-Est (CASE), Paris, France
The Economic Life of the Muhammadiyah: A Historical Perspective
M.C. Ricklefs
Australian National University (ANU), Australia
Muhammadiyah in the history of Islamization in Indonesia with particular focus on the Soeharto Period
Robin Bush
Asia Research Institute, NUS, Singapore
A Snapshot of Muhammadiyah – portrait of social change, values, and identity
Darwish Khudori
University of Le Havre, France
Muhammadiyah in globalised world: Between radicalist and altruist types of religious movements
Discussants
M.C. Ricklefs - Australian National University (ANU), Australia
Herman Beck – Tilburg University, the Netherlands
11:00 - 13:30
Afternoon Break and Lunch
13:30 - 15:30
Panel 2 – Philanthropy
Chairperson
Sudibyo Markus – Muhammadiyah

Amelia Fauzia
Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta
Creating Muslim Civil Society without discrimination of religion and nationality: Muhammadiyah’s philanthropic activities in the colonial period
Hilman Latief
University of Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY)
Seeking a new type of social concern for the public good: Muhammadiyah philanthropic activism and social entrepreneurship
Rahmawati Husein
University of Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY)
Extending transnational network: a case study of Muhammadiyah’s collaborations with various actors in major disaster response in Indonesia
Jonathan Benthall
University College London, UK
Concentric vs. Accommodative Models of Toleration: Dilemma for the Philanthropy of Muhammadiyah?
Mohammad Rokib
Muhammadiyah University of Surabaya; Research fellow at the SEASREP-Toyota Foundation, Japan
The importance of faith-based organization in shaping natural disaster: Case study of Muhammadiyah in Indonesia
Discussants
Bambang Purwanto – Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta
Jonathan Benthall University College London, UK
15:30 - 15:45
Break
15:45 - 17:45
Panel 3 – Education
Chairperson
M Amin Abdullah – Sunan Kalijaga Islamic State University (UIN), Yogyakarta

Hattori Mina
Nagoya University, Japan
Education reform toward a cooperative hybrid system: The role of Muhammadiyah as a community-based educational institution
Claire-Marie Hefner
Emory University, USA
Dreams of varied selves: Gender, education, and social ambition among young kader in Madrasah Mu’allimat Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta
Abdul Mu’thi & Izza Rohman N.
Walisongo State Islamic Institute (IAIN), Semarang & University of Muhammadiyah - Prof. Dr. Hamka (Uhamka), Jakarta                      
“Muhammadiyah Christians”: The Contribution of Muhammadiyah Education to Peaceful Religious Cohabitation in Christian Enclaves
Alpha Amirrachman
KITLV Leiden, the Netherlands
Education and peace in the Moluccas, Indonesia: Dismantling stereotypes and nurturing tolerant attitude
Discussant
Robert W. Hefner – Boston University, USA
17:30 - 19:30
Break
19:30 - 22:00
Watching Sang Pencerah, with Abdul Munir Mulkhan as commentator

Saturday, December 1
08:00 - 10:00
Panel 4 – Reform
Chairperson
Azyumardi Azra – Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta

Alyasa Abubakar
Ar-Raniry State Islamic Institute (IAIN), Banda Aceh
Muhammadiyah and the implementation of shari‘a in Aceh
Siti Syamsiyatun
Indonesia Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS) and Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
Creating baldatun thoyyibatun (peace, prosperous nation) through interfaith relations: Theorizing Muhammadiyah’s level of engagements
Mark R. Woodward & Inayah R.
Arizona State University, USA & Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
Sociological Perspectives on the Origins of Muhammadiyah
Hyung-Jun Kim
Kangwon National University, South Korea
Does Muhammadiyah have charismatic leaders?: Election and diffusion of religious authority in an Indonesian Islamic organization
Herman L. Beck
Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Muhammadiyah and Mysticism in Twentieth Century Indonesia
Discussants
Robin Bush – Asia Research Institute, NUS, Singapore
Ahmad Jainuri – Sunan Ampel State Islamic Institute (IAIN), Surabaya
10:00 - 10:15
Morning Break
10:15 - 12:15
Panel 5 – Politics
Chairperson
Clara Joewono – Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta

Syaifudin Zuhri
Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
From rituals to politics: Looking at the conflict between Muhammadiyah and PKS over al Muttaqun mosque
Ken Miichi
Iwate Prefectural University, Japan
Changing faces of Islamic organization and political party in Indonesia: analysis through opinion survey
Priyambudi Sulistiyanto
Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Local Power and Muhammadiyah in Kotagede
Discussants
Rizal Sukma – Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta
Azyumardi Azra – Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta
12:15 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 15:30
Panel 6 – Gender Issues
Chairperson
Habib Chirzin – Muhammadiyah

Alimatul Qibtiyah
Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
Feminist Identity and Conceptualization of Gender Issues By Muhammadiyah/‘Aisyiyah Members
Nelly van Doorn-Harder
Wake Forest University,Winston Salem, NC, USA
‘Aisyiyah Revisited: Agency and Identity in the Post-Suharto Era
Nurwanto
University of Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY)
Gender justice and injustice in the textbook of al-Islam and the response of Muhammadiyah Senior Secondary Schools’ teachers
Roy Tjiong
PT Remdecotama Swaprakarsa
The Role of Women on Disaster Mitigation

Satomi Ogata
Kyushu International University, Japan
Progressiveness and Conservatism with respect to Islamic Teachings among Grassroots Members of Muhammadiyah: Regional Differences and Comparisons with NU
Discussant
Siti Chamamah Suratno Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta
15:30 - 15:45
Break
15:45 - 17:30
Panel 7 – Youth and Radicalism
Chairperson
Dicky Sofyan – Gadjah Mada University (UGM), Yogyakarta

Din Wahid
Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta
Muhammadiyah and the challenge of Salafism
Munajat*
STAIN (Sekolah Tinggi Agama Islam Negeri ) Salatiga
Modeling religious violence: A comparative analysis of the activists of Front Pembela Islam (FPI) versus Muhammadiyah and Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) using Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) approach
Jamhari Makruf
Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta
Youth and Radicalism in Muhammadiyah
Pradana Boy ZTF
University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM)
Another Face of Puritan Islam? Muhammadiyah and Radicalism among the Youth
Discussants
Martin van Bruinessen – Utrecht Univesity, the Netherlands
Robin Bush – ARI, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
17:30 - 19:30
Break
19:30 - 22:00
Watching Mata Tertutup, with Garin Nugroho and Fajar Riza Ul Haq as commentators

Sunday, December 2
08:00 - 10:15
Panel 8 – Muhammadiyah Studies
Chairperson
Syafiq Mughni – Sunan Ampel Islamic State Institute (IAIN), Surabaya

Ahmad Muttaqin
Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
Between Ihsan and Tasawwuf: The Muhammaddiyah’s Attitude toward Sufism and Its Promotion of ‘Authentic’ Islamic Spirituality
Ahmad Najib Burhani
University of California – Santa Barbara, USA
American Scholarship on Indonesian Islam: The Shift from Muhammadiyah Studies to Nahdlatul Ulama Studies
Sunarwoto
Tilburg University, the Netherlands
Cultural Dakwah of Muhammadiyah: Islamisation or indigenisation?
Christian Harijanto
Curtin University, Perth, Australia
Reflective Habitus in Muhammadiyah
Discussant
Mitsuo Nakamura - Chiba University, Japan
10:15 - 11:30
Closing Reflections

Azyumardi Azra - Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University (UIN), Jakarta
M Amin Abdullah - Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN), Yogyakarta
11:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 17:30
Visiting Amal Usaha Muhammadiyah**

* Paper participation only
**Optional


Abstract of papers is available in the following link: Papers

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