Islam and the Humanities

Students

Tanvir Ahmed
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Activist social movements, millenarianism, Shi'ism, Sufism, Timurid and Safavid social and intellectual history.
 
Muntazir Ali
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Philosophical and Religious Ethics; Sufism; Space, Body, and Temporality; South Asia.
 
Reyhan Durmaz
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Early Islamic history, Syriac Christianity, Byzantine history, late antiquity, hagiography, performance theory, literary theory.
 
Katherine Freeze
Graduate Student
Department: Music
Address: 1 Young Orchard Avenue
Areas of interest: Music and Islam; Isma'ilism; Sufism and sung poetry; Central Asia; South Asia.
 
Maariyah Lateef
Graduate Student
Department: History
Address: 79 Brown Street
Areas of interest: Development of Islamic law, Islamic legal and ethical norms, Interactions between muftis and their communities, Late Ottoman history.
 
Kenneth Molloy 
Graduate Student
Department: Theater and Performance 
Address: 83 Waterman Street
Areas of interest: Performance theory, Theatricality and theatrical metaphor in Islam, Occultation and the unseen.
 
Michael Payne
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Shi'ism, Mu'tazilism, and heresy in the social and intellectual history of Iraq and Iran.
 
Anabelle Suitor
Graduate Student
Department: Anthropology
Address: 128 Hope Street
Areas of interest: Bangladesh, Islamic cosmology, territory, multispecies ethnography, intimacy, ports and ocean networks.
 
Noah Tetenbaum
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Jews in early Islam.
 
Cyril Uy
Graduate Student
Department: Religious Studies
Address: 59 George Street
Areas of interest: Mysticism, Philosophy, Esotericism, Identity, Social and Intellectual History, History of Science/Knowledge.
 
Suvaid Yaseen
Graduate Student
Department: History
Address: 79 Brown Street
Areas of interest: South Asia; Islam; Intellectual History.
Graduate Student
Department: American Studies
Address: 71 George Street
Areas of interest: Iranian Diaspora Studies; U.S Empire; Critical Race Studies