Guest
Frank Griffel, Professor of Islamic Studies

Previous Episodes

de

November 19, 2014
Guest: Rohit De, Assistant Professor of History
Subject: Law and Life in India

auld

November 12, 2014
Guest: Graeme Auld, Visiting Associate Professor of Canadian Studies and Political Science
Subject: The rise and evolution of forest, coffee, and fisheries certification

lombard

November 5, 2014
Guest: Louisa Lombard, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Subject: Central African Republic

dean

October 29, 2014
Guest: Howard Dean, Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute
Subject: U.S. foreign policy

eire

October 22, 2014
Guest: Carlos Eire, Professor of History and Religious Studies
Subject: What it’s like to write two very different kinds of history

 

more...

Episode: April 14, 2010

14:43

Professor Griffel teaches courses on the intellectual history of Islam, its theology, and the way Islamic thinkers react to Western modernity. He has published widely in the fields of Islamic theology, Arab and Islamic philosophy, Islamic law, and Muslim intellectual history. We talk with Professor Griffel about his new book Al-Ghazali’s Philosophical Theology.

Learn more about Professor Griffel.