Please join us for a celebration of the special issue of The Muslim World on “The Protestant Reformation and Islam.” Our panel of speakers will include Professors David D. Grafton and Yahya Michot of Hartford Seminary and Dr. Amr Ryad of the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium.
Professor David D. Grafton is Professor of Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations at Hartford Seminary. He edited the special issue of The Muslim World on “The Protestant Reformation and Islam.”
Professor Yahya Michot is Professor of Islamic Thought and Christian-Muslim Relations at Hartford Seminary and Co-Editor of The Muslim World. He is internationally recognized as a specialist of both the Iranian philosopher Avicenna (d. 1037) and the Syrian theologian-mufti Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328).
Dr. Umar Ryad is Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Faculty of Arts, at the University of Leuven in Belgium. He will discuss his Muslim World article, “Rather Turkish than Papist”: Islam as a political force in the Dutch Low Countries in the Early Modern Period.