PIL Book Talk Series – Elizabeth Urban

On October 20, 2020, Elizabeth Urban (West Chester University) spoke about her new book Conquered Populations in Early Islam: Non-Arabs, Slaves and the Sons of Slave Mothers (Edinburgh University Press, […]

Podcast – Khaled Abou El Fadl

Join the discussion with Professor Khaled Abou El Fadl (Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Distinguished Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law) on his book “Reasoning with God: Reclaiming […]

Podcast – Sylvia Vatuk

Join the discussion with Professor Sylvia Vatuk (Professor Emerita, University of Illinois at Chicago, Anthropology) on her recently published book “Marriage and its Discontents: Women, Islam and the Law in […]

October Newsletter

The Program in Islamic Law’s (PIL) monthly newsletter is out for the month of  October! Content includes a highlight of the  Middle East Studies Association’s (MESA) Annual Meeting currently underway from October […]

Podcast – Ahmed El Shamsy

Join the discussion with Professor Ahmed El Shamsy (Associate Professor, University of Chicago, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations) on the study of Islamic Law, co-hosted by Harvard Law School Visiting […]

Podcast – Mohammed Fadel

Join the discussion with Professor Mohammed Fadel (Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto) on al-Muwatta’ of Malik b. Anas, co-hosted by Harvard’s Dr Dana Lee and PhD […]

Congratulations to SHARIAsource Editor Dr. Mehdi Berriah

The Program in Islamic Law extends a warm congratulations to SHARIAsource Editor Dr. Mehdi Berriah who is appointed an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Religion and Theology, Texts and Traditions at […]

Congratulations to PIL Research Fellow 2019-2020 Professor Dana Lee

The Program in Islamic Law extends a warm congratulations to former HLS Program in Islamic Law Research Fellow (2019-2020), Prof. Dana Lee who is appointed an Assistant Professor of Law […]

PIL Book Talk Series- Nurfadzilah Yahaya

On September 15, 2020, Nurfadzilah Yahaya (National University of Singapore) spoke about her new book Fluid Jurisdictions: Colonial Law and Arabs in Southeast Asia (Cornell University Press, 2020). She  was […]

SHARIAsource Lab – Adnan Zulfiqar

On Friday, August 7, 2020, Professor Adnan Zulfiqar (Rutgers University) presented “Mapping COVID-19 Fatwas Project” as part of our Digital Islamic Law Lab series. The Project came about in early […]