A historic symposium bringing together diverse voices from leading scholars of Shi’a thought and communities across Zaydi, Ismaili, Alevi, Alawite, Bektashi, & Twelver Ja'fari Muslim denominations and beyond at Harvard University.
Project on Shi'ism and Global Affairs
Harvard Weatherhead Center for International Affairs
"Shi'ism: Unity and Diversity"
Seyyed Hossein Nasr
University Professor of Islamic Studies, The George Washington University
April 5, 2021
11:00AM – 12:15PM EDT | 8:00AM - 9:15PM PST
All sessions will be held online via Zoom. The symposium is free and open to the public. Register below:
- Ibrahim Kazerooni (The Islamic Center of America & University of Detroit Mercy), and Mohammad Sagha (Harvard University & the University of Chicago). @CNRS @dsonhistorydept @icofaorg @mosagha
- Authors include: Rainer Brunner (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique), David Commins (Dickinson College), Mohamad Bashar Arafat (Civilizations Exchange & Cooperation Foundation),
The Project is excited to announce its newest published report, “Legacies of Islamic Ecumenicism: Taqrib, Shi'a-Sunni Relations, and Globalized Politics in the Middle East,” which explores Islamic ecumenical relations, clergy, and politics in the region: t.co/cNvAht6c20 t.co/tSGUTyaAvH