Mona Hassan, Associate Professor of Religious Studies and International Comparative Studies and History and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies

Mona Hassan
Office Location:  118 Gray Building, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3531
Email Address:  send me a message

Teaching (Fall 2021):

Education:

Specialties:

African, Middle East and Asia
Cultural Memory
Islam
Gender & Islam
Religion
Gender Studies
Cultural History
Transnational Studies
Gender
Culture
Global and Comparative
Global Transnational History
Comparative Colonial Studies
Medieval and Early Modern History
Politics, Public Life and Governance
Recent Publications   (More Publications)
  1. Hassan, M. "Poetic Memories of the Prophet’s Family: Ibn Ḥajar al-ʿAsqalānī’s Panegyrics for the ʿAbbasid Sultan-Caliph of Cairo al-Mustaʿīn." Journal of Islamic Studies 29:1 (January, 2018): 1-24. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Hassan, M. Longing for the Lost Caliphate: A Transregional History.  Princeton University Press, 2017: 408 pages. [html]  [abs]
  3. Hassan, M. "Relations, Narrations, and Judgments: The Scholarly Networks and Contributions of an Early Female Muslim Jurist." Islamic Law and Society 22:4 (2015): 323-351. [15685195-00224p01]  [abs]
  4. Hassan, M. "Reshaping Religious Authority in Contemporary Turkey: State-Sponsored Female Preacher." Women, Leadership and Mosques: Changes in Contemporary Islamic Authority  (2012): 85-103. [women-leadership-and-mosques]  [abs]
  5. Hassan, M. "Women at the Intersection of Turkish Politics, Religion, and Education: The Unexpected Path to Becoming a State-Sponsored Female Preacher." Comparative Islamic Studies 5:1 (2011): 111-130. [7978]  [abs]