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Dr. Martin Nguyen

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
mnguyen@fairfield.edu
o: Donnarumma Hall Rm 343
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Sufi Master and Qur'an Scholar: Abū l-Qāsim al-Qushayri and the Laṭāʾif al-ishārāt. London: Oxford University Press, 2012.

“Exegesis of the Ḥurūf al-Muqaṭṭaʿa: Polyvalency in Sunnī Traditions of Qur’anic Interpretation,” Journal of Qur’anic Studies vol. 14 no. 2 (2012), 221-248.

[Publication Pending] "Letter by Letter: Tracing the Textual Genealogy of a Sufi Tafsīr" in The Aims and Methods of Qur'anic Exegesis (8th - 15th centuries), edited by Karen Bauer. London: Institute of Ismaili Studies & Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2012.

[Publication Pending] "Al-Qushayrī's Exegetical Encounter with the Miʿrāj" in Esoteric Commentaries of the Qurʾān, edited by Annabel Keeler & Sajjad Rizvi. London: Institute of Ismaili Studies & Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2012-3.

Review of Sophia Vasalou, "Moral Agents and Their Deserts: The Character of Mu'tazilite Ethics", Review of Middle East Studies, vol. 43, no. 2 (Winter 2009), pp. 291-293.

Review of Abdullah Saeed, "Interpreting the Qur'an: Towards a Contemporary Approach", American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, vol. 24, no. 1 (Winter 2007), pp. 117-120.

"Hermeneutics as Translation: As Assessment of Islamic Translation Trends in America", Muslim World, vol. 98, no. 4 (October 2008), pp. 485-501.

"Caravans", Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage. Edited by Larissa Taylor, et al.  Leiden: Brill, 2010, pp. 84-86.

Encyclopedia of Islam in the United States, Volume One.  Edited by Jocelyne Cesari.  Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2007.  The following articles:
-Apostasy
-Bawa Muhaiyadin Fellowship
-Khan, Hazrat Inayat (1882-1926)
-Muhammad (570-632)
-Quran
-Sufism