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Apocalypse, Again: Vernacular and Repetition in a Qur’anic Imitation

Apocalypse, Again: Vernacular and Repetition in a Qur’anic Imitation

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm

Colloquium with Will Sherman, PhD student in Religious Studies. For Religious Studies and Islamic Studies faculty, graduate students, and Stanford-affiliated guests. RSVP from your stanford.edu email address to Sarah Brabeck. Along the Indo-Afghan frontier in the 16th century, a Sufi movement known as the Roshaniyya (“the people of light”) encountered a problem familiar to many … Continued

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Nostalgia for the Future: Poetics of Occultation

Nostalgia for the Future: Poetics of Occultation

May 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm

Colloquium with Ahoo Najafian, PhD student in Religious Studies. For Religious Studies faculty, graduate students, and Stanford-affiliated guests. This paper looks at appropriations of the 14th-century poet Hafez in the 20th-century Iran as the voice of mystical Shi’ism.

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