[PAST EVENT] Islam in Iran and Its Role in US-Iran Relations Lecture

November 12, 2012
Small Hall, Room 110
300 Ukrop Way
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Dr. Shireen T. Hunter is a visiting scholar at Georgetown University's Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding (ACMCU) where she directs a project on Reformist Islam funded by the Carnegie Corporation Of New York. She is also a Distinguished Scholar at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) where she directed the Islam Program from 1998 to 2005.

She is the author of seven books and three monographs and the editor and contributor of seven books and three monographs. She has contributed to more than 35 edited volumes and written 40 journal articles.

Her latest publications include, Reformist Voices of Islam: Mediating Islam and Modernity (M.E. Sharpe, forthcoming in June 2008); Islam And Human Rights: Advancing A US--Muslim Dialogue (edt) (CSIS Press, 2005); Modernization, Democracy And Islam (co edt & contributor) (Praeger, 2004); Islam In Russia: The Politics of Identity And Security (M.E .Sharpe, 2004); Islam: Europe's Second Religion (edt) (Prager, 2002).

Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Student Association, Critchfield Endowment for Middle Eastern Studies, International Relations Department and Religious Studies Department.