Interdisciplinary Workshop, Wednesday 4/22: “Producing the Political: Religious Authority and Local Governance”
Join us for this co-sponsored BUCSA-Fairbank Center one-day conference on April 22, organized...
145 Bay State Road, Suite 402*
Boston, MA 02215
T: 617.353.4465; F: 617.358.3087
Spring 2015 Office Hours: : Mon 2:00-3:00PM, Wed 9:00-10:00AM and 1:00-2:00PM
*Roof leaks in my office have exiled me temporarily to 147 Bay State Rd, #506. If you have mobility limitations, please contact me and we can meet in another location.
Kecia Ali (Ph.D., Religion, Duke University) teaches a range of classes on Islam. Her research focuses on Islamic law; women and gender; ethics; and biography. Her books include Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence (2006), Marriage and Slavery in Early Islam (2010), Imam Shafi‘i: Scholar and Saint (2011), and The Lives of Muhammad (2014), about modern Muslim and non-Muslim biographies of Islam’s prophet. She has also co-edited the revised edition of A Guide for Women in Religion, which provides guidance for careers in religious studies and theology (2014).
Ali held research and teaching fellowships at Brandeis University and Harvard Divinity School before joining the BU faculty in 2006. She is active in the American Academy of Religion and currently serves as President of the Society for the Study of Muslim Ethics.
A Jihad for Justice; Honoring the work and life of Amina Wadud
Edited by Kecia Ali, Juliane Hammer, and Laury Silvers
Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence
By Kecia Ali
June 25, 2006
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