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Contemporary Islam

Contemporary Islam 1/2019

Issue 1/2019

Al-Ghayb: The Poetics and Politics of the Unseen in Islam

Table of Contents ( 8 Articles )

05-09-2017 | Issue 1/2019

A second look at invisibility: Al-Ghayb, Islam, ethnography

Nils Bubandt, Mikkel Rytter, Christian Suhr

25-08-2017 | Issue 1/2019

The unknown in the Egyptian uprising: towards an anthropology of al-Ghayb

Amira Mittermaier

24-08-2017 | Issue 1/2019

Burdening visions: the haunting of the unseen in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Maria Louw

22-08-2017 | Issue 1/2019

The hair of the Prophet: relics and the affective presence of the absent beloved among Sufis in Denmark

Mikkel Rytter

13-09-2017 | Issue 1/2019

Metaphors and paradoxes: secrecy, power and subjectification in Sufi initiation in Aleppo, Syria

Paulo G. Pinto

14-09-2017 | Issue 1/2019

Hidden Sufis and political effects of the unseen: cosmological activism in contemporary Lahore, Pakistan

Ida Sofie Matzen

19-07-2017 | Issue 1/2019

Spirits as technology: tech-gnosis and the ambivalent politics of the invisible in Indonesia

Nils Bubandt

25-08-2017 | Issue 1/2019

Islamic exorcism and the cinema fist: analyzing exorcism among Danish Muslims through the prism of film

Christian Suhr

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