"There is no preacher like death" (al-Hurayfish's anthology of sermons)

Project: Research

Layman's description

The purpose of the project was to study an anthology of sermons attributed to a certain Shu’ayb al-Hurayfish (d. ca. 1400), aiming at a characterization of the kind of preaching represented by al-Hurayfish (wa'z, qasas) as well as an assessment of what we may know of him and the social environment in which he is supposed to have worked.

The purpose of the project was to study an anthology of sermons attributed to a certain Shu’ayb al-Hurayfish (d. ca. 1400), aiming at a characterization of the kind of popular preaching represented by al-Hurayfish (wa'z, qasas) as well as an assessment of what we may know of him and the social environment in which he is supposed to have worked.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date2003/01/012004/12/31

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