A Talk by Professor Jorgen Nielsen Jørgen S. Nielsen is Emeritus Professor of Contemporary European Islam, University of Birmingham, and Affiliate Professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Copenhagen. He studied Arabic and Middle East studies at SOAS, London, and did his PhD in Arab history at the American University of Beirut. Since 1978 […]
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On the Methodological Significance of a Less Known Treatise of Ibn Arabi on Irfan (Mysticism) A Talk by Prof Ali Paya The treatise, known as Resāleh Mā Lā Yo‘awwalu ‘Alaih (What Cannot be Trusted), is a practical guide for mystics and wayfarers in their mystical journey. In this talk, the content of this treatise will be critically assessed. The focus […]
Join us in the first session of our Meet the Author Series at the Islamic College for this academic year.
Professor Ali Paya will discuss his latest book:
Islam, Modernity and a New Millennium: Themes from a Critical Rationalist Reading of Islam
with Professor Oliver Leaman and Professor Iqbal Asaria.