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Spring Forum: The Religion of Relics, Christian to Islam: Session 2

Date

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Time

12:00 PM–01:00 PM

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Spring Forum: The Religion of Relics, Christian to Islam: Session 2

This session entitled Precious Memories: Objects and Narratives in Persianate Sufi Islam features Shahzad Bashir, Associate Professor in the Department of Religious Studies and Director of the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies at Stanford University. He specializes in Islamic Studies with primary interests in the intellectual and social history of Persianate Islamic societies (Iran and Central and Southern Asia).

Bashir joined Stanford's Department of Religious Studies in 2007 and teaches various topics in Islamic Studies and the comparative study of religions, focused specifically on medieval and modern Islamic thought, and comparative issues in the study of mysticism, gender, and aesthetics.

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