Izzat Hasan Sheikh Lectures

These lectures at the University of Florida are made possible by the Izzat Hasan Sheikh Endowment in Islamic Studies.

FALL 2019

ISLAM AND THE SPICE TRADE: PROFIT AND PROPHECY IN THE GLOBAL MIDDLE AGES
Professor Joel Blecher (George Washington University)
Monday 21 October   2-3 PM     Keene-Flint 005
Event Poster Blecher 2019

SPRING 2020

ISLAM AND THE CRITICAL HUMANITIES: A SYMPOSIUM
This half-day symposium will explore synergies between the study of Islam and the critical humanities.
Professor Bruce B. Lawrence (Duke)
Professor Sadia Abbas (Rutgers)
Professor miriam cooke (Duke)
Professor Cyrus Ali Zargar (UFC)
Friday 3 April 2020 9AM-12PM
VENUE TBA