HLS: Fellow’s Lecture: The Trial of a Heretic: (Muslim Toledo, 11th Century) Judicial Procedure and Political Context


Monday, March 27, 2017, 12:00pm to 1:00pm


WCC 4059, Harvard Law School

Join a Fellow’s Lecture with Dr. Maribel Fierro.

 Dr. Fierro will discuss her current research on a significant Andalusian judicial figure from the 11th Century. Dr. Fierro's research focuses on the political, religious, and intellectual history of al-Andalus and the Islamic West (eighth—fifteenth centuries), on Islamic law, and on violence and its representation in Medieval Arabic sources.

 Dr. Fierro is a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University; and Director of El Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales (CSIC) in Madrid, Spain.

Lunch will be provided.

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Cosponsored by ILSP: SHARIAsource at Harvard Law School

Cosponsored by Harvard University Department of History

Maribel Fierro Talk


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