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Double page from a Turkish Koran dating from the year 1855 (photo: photo alliance/Imagestate HIP)

Reformist Islam after Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd


Who Will Protect the Koran from Itself?

July 5th was the first anniversary of the death of the progressive Koranic scholar Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd. A summit meeting in his memory took place recently in Germany, where a select group of reformist thinkers discussed the innovation of Islam and the problems associated with it. By Angela SchaderMore