Advancing Islamic Studies through research, teaching, and outreach

The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies is the central forum
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  • Awards
Students captured moments large and small, chaotic and quiet, from more than 20 countries around the globe. A black and white photograph of a taxi ride to the Mosque of Muhammad Ali in the heart of the Citadel of Cairo is the grand prize winner of…
As we approach the Abbasi Program’s 20TH anniversary next September 2023, we are conducting a series of interviews with our founding benefactors and faculty affiliates. Through their narrative of the Islamic Studies Program’s earliest days, these…
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Salim Tamari is a Visiting Fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center this Spring Quarter. He is an Institute for Palestine Studies (IPS) senior fellow and the former director of the IPS-affiliated Institute of Jerusalem Studies. He is the editor of…

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Sat June 4th 2022, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Dinkelspiel Auditorium
471 Lagunita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

The Stanford Ottoman Music Ensemble, comprised of students from Music 161F/Z and community members, presents a concert of Ottoman…