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Jun 4, 2018

The Secret of the Morality Tale

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Cyrus Ali Zargar

Augustana College

Cyrus Ali Zargar's research centers on the literature of medieval Sufism in Arabic and Persian, including love poetry and ethical treatises, the writings of Ibn al-ʿArabī, and early adherents to his worldview, and the development of Sufi terms and symbols.

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The Secret of the Morality Tale

Renovatio's editor Safir Ahmed sits down with Cyrus Ali Zargar for a chat about his research into the role of storytelling in Islam's ethical tradition.

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