Ali Karjoo-Ravary

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PhD Religious Studies (2018)
Contact Information
Email Address: 
karjoali@sas.upenn.edu

Ali Karjoo-Ravary completed his dissertation, titled "Becoming a 'King of Islam': The Imperial Project of Qadi Burhan al-Din of Sivas (1345-1398 CE)" in 2018.  He is now the Josephine Hildreth Detmer & Zareen Taj Mirza Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies at Bucknell University.  His research focuses on transregional intellectual and social histories of the premodern Islamic world and considers the interplay of language, material culture, Sufism, and Islamic Law.

Education: 

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., University of Pennsylvania

B.A., summa cum laude, SUNY Stony Brook