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Jul 13 2020 | Posted In: Faculty
Anna Bigelow joined Stanford in the 2019-20 academic year as an associate professor of religious studies specializing in Islamic Studies and the religions of South Asia and the Middle East. She is an affiliate of the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies and the Center for South Asia.
Jun 5 2020
The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies stands against anti-Black racism in all its forms. As a program and a community, we recognize the diversity of Muslim societies in the United States and across the world. We are committed to counter anti-Black racism in our society and within Muslim communities...
May 29 2020 | SGS News | Posted In: Awards, Students
This year, more than 140 photos were entered into the Stanford Global Studies annual student photo contest. Winners were selected in five categories, including the natural world, people, travel, photojournalism, and animals. Photos were captured by students from across Stanford Global Studies’ 14...
May 27 2020
Scholars discuss the coronavirus pandemic's effects on Muslim life in an Abbasi Program live panel event on May 19, 2020.  The event was recorded and available to view on our YouTube channel.   Moderated by Professor Anna Bigelow (Stanford Religious Studies).
May 27 2020 | SGS News | Posted In: Staff
The Abbasi Program's program coordinator, Colin Hamill, shares his experience in a story highlighting the creative ways staff in the Stanford Global Studies Division are adapting to work from home during the panademic.