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Recent Books by Faculty

Muhamad Ali

  • Islam and Colonialism: Becoming Modern in Indonesia and Malaya (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016)

Reza Aslan

  • How to Win a Cosmic War
  • No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam

Sherine Hafez

  • The Anthropology of the Middle East and North Africa: Into the New Millennium. Co-Editor. Indiana University Press, 2013.
  • An Islam of Her Own: Reconsidering Religion and Secularism in Women's Islamic Movements. New York University Press, 2011. Also published as a Middle East Version: The American University In Cairo Press, 2011.

Erith Jaffe

  • The Multilingual Art of Commedia dell’Arte (Ottawa, Toronto, N.Y.: Legas, 2009)

Tabassum Ruhi Khan

  • Beyond Hybridity and Fundamentalism: Emerging Muslim Identity in Globalized India (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015)

Laila Lalami

  • Secret Son (Algonquin, 2009; Penguin, 2010)
  • Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits (Algonquin Books, 2005)

Benjamin Liu

  • Medieval Joke Poetry: The Cantigas d'Escarnho e de Mal Dizer (Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature, 2004)

Susan Ossman

  • The Places We Share, Migration, Subjectivity and Global Mobility (Lexington Books 2007)

Jeffrey Sacks

  • Mahmoud Darwish, Why Did You Leave the Horse Alone?, trans. Jeffrey Sacks (New York: Archipelago, 2006)

Fariba Zarinebaf