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Summer I 2015

Course Title Instructor Section Time Room
RELIGION 263
Mystical Literature Mian, Ali Altaf 01M MTuWThF 10:00 AM-12:05 PM Perkins 060

Course Description

Explore & examine the tradition of mysticism in literature of the Arab/Muslim world and among British and American writers. Introduce students to numerous genres and literary works that manifest a deep religious attitude or experience as a way of life and cross-cultural phenomenon. Focus on selected works from Muslim writers, American & British writers as example of mystics- or Sufis outside the traditional Church. Reveal the recurrent theme of direct, intuitional experience of God through unifying love. Instructor: Jawad
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