Simon Wolfgang Fuchs is a lecturer in Islamic and Middle East Studies at the University of Freiburg, Germany. His monograph In a Pure Muslim Land: Shi’ism between Pakistan and the Middle East (University of North Carolina Press, 2019) received the inaugural book award of the South Asian Muslim Studies association. Simon is currently working on a global history of the Iranian Revolution for Princeton University Press.
This ‘chat’ was originally recorded on January 4, 2023, and uploaded on January 23, 2023.
For more information, see Simon’s personal webpage: www.simonwolfgangfuchs.com