Publications

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“Doubt as an Integral Part of Calling.” Forthcoming in the edited volume Hearing Vocation Differently

“Disciples as Companions.” Forthcoming in the Journal of Medieval Encounters.

“Remembering the Umm al-walad: Ibn Kathir’s Treatise on the Concubine Mother.” In Concubines and Courtesans: Women and Slavery in Islamic History edited by Matthew Gordon and Kathryn Hains, 297-323, Oxford; Oxford University Press, 2017.

“‘The Slave Girl Gives Birth to Her Master’: Female Slavery from the Mamluk Era (1250–1517) to the Islamic State (2014– ). ” Journal of the American Academy of Religion 85, no. 4 (2017): 1–23.

“Ibn Taymiyya as Exegete: Moses’ Father-in-Law and the Messengers in Sūrat Yā Sīn.” Journal of Qur’anic Studies 19, no.1 (2017): 39–71.

“Ibn Kathīr, ʿImād al-Dīn.” Encyclopedia of Islam 3rd edition, eds. Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe, John Nawas, Everett Rowson (Brill Online, 2016)

“Jews, Christians, and Muslims: People of the Book.” Anselm Companions to the Bible, ed. Corrine L. Carvalho, pages 100-118.

“Was Ibn Kathir the Spokesperson for Ibn Taymiyya? Jonah as a Prophet of Obedience,” Journal of Qur’anic Studies 16, no. 1 (2014): 1-19.

“Ishmael as Abraham’s Sacrifice: Ibn Taymiyya and Ibn Kathīr on the Intended Victim,” Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations 24, no. 3 (2013): 277-298.

“Abraham as an Iconoclast: Understanding the Destruction of ‘Images’ through Qur’anic Exegesis.” Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations 16, no. 4, (2005): 413-428.