Islam in America: Salve for Strained Race Relations

And with racism now plaguing in America like an incurable cancer all thinking Americans should be more respective to Islam as an already proven solution to the race problem. –Malcolm X The political ascendency of…

Book Display – October 2018

The following list of books includes English-language titles published in October 2018 which span a range of disciplines in the broad field of Islamic Studies. Meant to showcase current research by both established and emerging…

Events Resource – Conferences/Calls for Papers

Check out our new resource, advertising events in Islamic Studies. Each page focuses on specific types of events, including museum exhibits, conferences, and lectures, packaged as a convenient, one-stop shop for all related events. This…

Kodrā: A Subversive Narrative of Islamic Reform

[Book Review] Rashid Shaz. Kodra: A Narrative of Shi‘a-Sunni Understanding (New Delhi: Milli Publications, 2018). 239 pages. INR 300 hardcover. A romanticized view of Muslim history still makes Muslims comfortable. Their discussions are heavily loaded…

Germany and the Rise of the Eternal Muslim

Post-war De-Nazification Post-war Germany is a success story in many ways. The Americans amongst others tried hard – with the Marshall Plan – not to let Germany become a Nazi regime again. The US thus…