Courses: The Quran (COMLH248B01)

Spring 2009

Overview of the Qur'an—the scripture of Islam. Major themes include: orality / textuality; sanctity and material culture; revelation, translation, and inimitability; calligraphy, bookmaking and architecture; along with modes of scriptural exegesis as practiced over time by both Muslims and non-Muslims alike.

Fulfills: HU I

Meeting Times

MW 12:30-2:00