Middle East Colloquium: Prof. Jonathan A. C. Brown, "The Challenge of Writing about the Prophet, or The Historian, the Believer, and the Sensitive Citizen"

When: Monday, October 08, 2012 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Taliaferro : 2110
Event Type(s): Seminar

The Middle East Colloquium invites you to a seminar presented by Jonathan A. C. Brown, Associate Professor of Islam and Muslim Christian Relations in Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service. Professor Brown will speak about the challenges of writing about the Prophet Muhammad. Professor Brown received his doctorate from the University of Chicago in 2006. His book publications include The Canonization of al-Bukhari and Muslim: The Formation and Function of the Sunni Hadith Canon (Brill, 2007); Hadith: Muhammad's Legacy in the Medieval and Modern World (Oneworld, 2009); and Muhammad: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2011).

For more information, contact:
Antoine Borrut
+1 301 405 7448




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