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Prof. Jackson to give prestigious Harvard lecture series on Islam

Professor Sherman Jackson has been invited to deliver the annual prestigious Gibb Lecture Series in Islamic History, Social Studies and Culture this November at Harvard University.  The two lectures will be on “Islamic Law and the State: Then and Now,” and ” Islamic Law and Muslim Politics”.

Professor Jackson’s book Islam and the Problem of Black Suffering is also due out in paperback form soon from Oxford University Press, see the link below for details of the hardback version:

http://global.oup.com/academic/product/islam-and-the-problem-of-black-suffering-9780195382068?cc=us&lang=en&