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Each month, we will be spotlighting an Abbasi Program affiliate on campus. This month, our spotlight shines on Abbasi Faculty Director and Professor Lisa Blaydes, from the Department of Political Science.

Thank you for taking the time for…

Munir Jiwa is the Founding Director of the Center for Islamic Studies and Associate Professor of Islamic Studies and Anthropology at the Graduate Theological Union, and serves as a faculty at the Othering and Belonging Institute’s Religious…

Rushain Abbasi is a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Humanities and Lecturer in the Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University. He received his PhD from the Department of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations at Harvard…

The Abbasi Program is honored to host Professor Trinidad Rico as a courtesy affiliate visiting scholar. Professor Rico is Associate Professor and Director of Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies at Rutgers University. Her research examines…

Each month, we will be spotlighting an Abbasi Program affiliate on campus. This month, our spotlight shines on Professor Nora Barakat from the Department of History.

Thank you for taking the time for this interview, Professor Barakat!…