Re-examining the place of textuality in Islamic Studies

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Adil Mawani

April 11, 2021

How did colonialism in South Asia affect Islamic thought? This article explores the 1886 printing of the “Shah jo Risalo” and its unanticipated implications.

Rand Saleh al-Jumaily

April 11, 2021

A look at the Islamic separatism or sectarianism in the narratives concerning inter-communal conflict.
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Suzanne Conklin Akbari

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Anver Emon

February 17, 2021

Professor Suzanne Conklin Akbari discusses the different ways that Islamic texts have been read traditionally and how these practices change the way we approach Islamic Studies as a field.
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Haytham Bahoora

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Anver Emon

February 16, 2021

Professor Haytham Bahoora discusses the shift in modern Arabic literature as a result of the Nahda, and its consequences on modern reading practices.