Two Hitherto Unknown Texts on the Formation of Islamic Legal Theory

Tuesday, December 15

Time: 4:10pm - 6:00pm

Location: Room 208 Knox Hall Columbia Univeristy

New York, NY 10027

By invitation only

Ahmed El-Shamsy, University of Chicago

The Middle East Institute at Columbia University would like to invite you to the inaugural session of its new Sharīʿa Workshop.  The workshop will regularly feature leading scholars of Islamic Law from across periods and regions for detailed discussions of their current research. 

The workshop will be devoted to a discussion of the paper "Two Hitherto Unknown Texts on the Formation ofIslamic Legal Theory.

Participation in the workshop is open to faculty and graduate students at Columbia and beyond. Please contact amb49@columbia.edu if you wish to attend.