A. Azfar Moin
History of South Asia
Dallas Hall Room 64
Ph.D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2010
M.A. The University of Texas at Austin, 2005
B.A. The University of Texas at Austin, 2003
Awards and Service (Selected)
2009 Rackham Humanities Dissertation Fellowship, University of Michigan
2008 Pre-Doctoral Research Fellowship, American Institute of Pakistan Studies
2008 Fulbright-Hays DDRA Fellowship (declined), US Department of Education
2008 Rackham Humanities Research Fellowship, University of Michigan
2005 Rackham Regents Fellowship, University of Michigan
2004 Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, UT Austin
2003 Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, UT Austin
Books and Essays
The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship and Sainthood in Islam (1400-1700). New York: Columbia University Press, 2013.
“Painted Rituals: The Sacred Art of Jahangir.” In Muslim Voices: Community and the Self in South Asia, edited by Sandria B. Freitag, David Gilmartin, and Usha Sanyal. New Delhi: Yoda Press, forthcoming.
“Challenging the Mughal Emperor: The Islamic Millennium according to ‘Abd al-Qadir Badayuni.” In Islam in South Asia in Practice, edited by Barbara Metcalf. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009.
Jalal, Al-e Ahmad. A Stone on a Grave. Translated from Persian into English by Azfar Moin. Edited by M. R. Ghanoonparvar. Los Angeles: Mazda Publications, 2008.
“Partisan Dreams and Prophetic Visions: Shi‘i Critique in al-Mas‘udi's History of the Abbasids.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 127, no. 4 (2007).