Guest
Frank Griffel, Professor of Islamic Studies

Previous Episodes

reed-hurtado

Archive: April 8, 2015
Guest: Michael Reed-Hurtado, Coca-Cola World Fund Faculty Fellow at Yale
Subject: Transitional justice in Colombia

Sky

April 1, 2015
Guest: Emma Sky, Jackson Institute Senior Fellow
Subject: The Unraveling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq

frahm

March 25, 2015
Guest: Eckart Frahm, Professor of Assyriology
Subject: Psychohistory of an Assyrian king

butterfield

March 4, 2015
Guest: Ardis Butterfield, Professor of English, French, and Music
Subject: Medieval English lyrics and Chaucer

githongo

February 25, 2015
Guest: John Githongo, anti-corruption activist
Subject: Corruption and the future of Kenya.

 

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.