From the Editors
The New York Times says Jadaliyya "Brings New Life to Arab Studies." Read about it by clicking here.
Salman Sayyid is currently based in the University of Leeds. From 2010 to 2013 he was inaugural Director of the Centre for Muslim and non-Muslim Understanding in Australia. His main intellectual interests lie in the areas of critical Muslim studies, postcolonial political theory and rhetoric. His numerous publications have widely discussed, and translated into a number of languages including German, Persian, Turkish, Arabic, Portuguese and Spanish. His first book A Fundamental Fear was upon publication nominated for British Sociological Association’s prize for the best first monograph; however, subsequently it was banned by the Malaysian government, and has just been released in its third edition. Sayyid’s recent publications include a co-edited volume: Thinking Through Islamophobia. His new book Recalling the Caliphate was published in 2014. He is the founding editor of new academic peer reviewed journal: ReOrient.