The Qur’an in China at Southern Methodist University

I am heading to Southern Methodist University to give a lecture on the Qur’an in China on October 28th. The event is part of their Asian Studies Lecture Series. I very much appreciate the invitation from the Director of Asian Studies, Steven Lindquist. Here is what I will be talking about: This presentation explores the history of the Qur’an in…

Islamicate Studies Symposium at the University of Chicago

Marshall Hodgson, The Venture of #Islam Vol. 1 A post shared by Kristian Petersen (@babakristian) on Aug 5, 2014 at 2:39pm PDT I am very excited to participate in the Islamicate Studies Symposium in honor of the 40th anniversary of Marshall Hodgson’s magistral work, The Venture of Islam. The event will be held at the University of Chicago…