University of Edinburgh
Department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies
19 George Square
Thursday, 19 March,
Professor David Pinault will talk on
SUNNI-SHIA RELATIONS IN PAKISTAN AND INDIA:
CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS FOR RECONCILIATION
Professor Pinault is author of three major books that address modern Shi`ism in the subcontinent:
Notes from the Fortune-Telling Parrot: Islam and the Struggle for Religious Pluralism in Pakistan. London: Equinox Publishing, 2008.
Horse of Karbala: Studies in South Asian Muslim Devotionalism. New
York: Palgrave/St. Martin’s Press, 2000.
The Shiites: Ritual and Popular Piety in a Muslim Community. New York:
St. Martin’s Press, 1992.
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