Issa J. Boullata

Professor, Emeritus

Email: issa.boullata [at] mcgill.ca (Issa J. Boullata )

Education

PhD, Arabic literature, University of London, 1969
BA (Honours), Arabic and Islamic studies, University of London, 1964

Teaching and research interests

Qur'an Exegesis (Classical)
Qur'an Exegesis (Modern)
The Qur'an and Arabic Stylistics
Modern Arabic Literature (19th Century)
Modern Arabic Literature (20th Century)
Major Arab Author (Classical / Modern)
Contemporary Arab Thought

Research:
Modern Arabic Poetry
The Modern Arabic Novel
Modern Qur'an Exegesis
History of Classical Qur'an Exegesis
Contemporary Arab Thought