List of Presenters and Topics

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Posted by Jonah Winters ( on September 09, 2002 at 19:32:47:

In Reply to: Irfan 2002 Colloquium: Louhelen Baha'i School, October 11-14 posted by Jonah Winters, on behalf of Iraj Ayman on September 05, 2002 at 00:10:13:

‘Irfán Colloquium Forty-third Session and
Seminar on the Translation of the Scripture

Louhelen Bahá'í School
11-14 October 2002

List of presenters and topics

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-----Muhammad Afnan
Comments and Interventions

-----Muin Afnani
An Introduction to the Wrtings of 'Abdu'l-Bahá

-----Muin Afnani
From Madaniyyih to Siyassiyyih; A Bahá'í Vision of Governance

-----Vahid Brown
The Quaternities of the Writings of the Báb - A Study in Bábí and Bahá'í Symbolism

-----Iskandar Ha'i
Alwah-i-Hizar Bayti (Tablets of One Thousand Lines)

-----Ian Kluge
"The Call into Being: A Prolegomena to a Bahá'í Existentialism"

-----Stephen Lambden
The Báb's Treatise on the Translocation of the Body of the Prophet Muhammad: an Introduction, Translation and Commentary

-----Todd Lawson
The Role of "the Feminine" in the Writings of the Báb

-----William McCants
Uncovering the Secret of the Line (sirr as-sat.r)

-----Moojan Momen
Tafsír-i-Súri-yi Núr (Comentary on Qur'án's Chapter of Light)

-----Sholeh A. Quinn
Conversion Accounts in Bábi-Bahá'í Chronicles

-----Habib Riazati
An introduction to the Writings of the Báb

Seminar on Qayyumu'l-Asma

-----Vahid Brown
"The Qayyum al-Asma` as mytho-historical symbol in the Writings of Shoghi Effendi."

-----Stephen Lambden
The Motif of Joseph's Garment in Islamo-Biblical and Bábí-Baha'I Scripture, With a translation and Commentary on the Surat al-Qamis of Bahá'u'lláh

-----Todd Lawson
The Chapter of the Slave; Some problems in the translation and analysis of the Surat al-Abd, Chapter 109 of the Qayyumu'l-Asmá'

-----Moojan Momen
Súrat Adh-Dhir, Surah 108 of Qayyumu'l-Asmá

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