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Events

Arabic Conversation Table

Location: CSLC

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Do you want to practice speaking Arabic? Do you have any questions about the Arabic language or culture? Come to the Arabic Conversation Table every Monday 6:30pm- 7:30pm in the CSLC run by Hussain Laghabi, Arabic FLTA!

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Arabic Cultural Night

Location: CSLC (DBRT 329)

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Arabic Cultural Night has been set for Sunday, April 28th.
 
You may attend one of the practice sessions below if you wish:
 
Dates: 4/7, 4/11
Time: 7-9pm 
Where: McNeill Room (116) of LaFortune 
 
Please fill this form

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Arabic Conversation Table

Location: CSLC

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Do you want to practice speaking Arabic? Do you have any questions about the Arabic language or culture? Come to the Arabic Conversation Table every Monday 6:30pm- 7:30pm in the CSLC run by Hussain Laghabi, Arabic FLTA!

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News

Prof. Abdulsater Wins Prestigious Book Award

Author: Brigid O'Keefe

Professor Hussein Abdulsater has been awarded "The World Award for Book of the Year of the Islamic Republic of Iran" for his book, Shi'i Doctrine, Mu'tazili Theology: al-Sharif al-Murtada and Imami Discourse. The award honors works in the fields of Islamic studies and Iranian studies. 

In Shi'i Doctrine, Mu'tazili Theology: al-Sharif al-Murtada and Imami Discourse

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Book: Shi'i Doctrine, Mu'tazili Theology al-Sharif al-Murtada and Imami Discourse

Author: Sherry Reichold

New in Paperback

Shi'i Doctrine, Mu'tazili Theology

al-Sharif al-Murtada and Imami Discourse

Hussein Ali Abdulsater

Published by Edinburgh University Press

This book presents the contribution of al-Sharif al-Murtada (d. 1044) of Baghdad, the thinker most responsible for this irreversible change, which remains central to Imami identity. It analyses his intellectual project and establishes the dynamic context which prompted him to pour the old wine of Shi'i doctrine into the new wineskin of systematic Mu'tazili theology.…

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