Professor of History, University of California, Los Angeles
Nile Green is professor of history at the University of California, Los Angeles. His latest book is The Love of Strangers: What Six Muslim Students Learned in Jane Austen’s London (2016).
Islam’s forgotten bohemians
With its subversive poetry, rejection of politics, and ecstatic rituals, Sufi Islam continues to surprise and to thrive
Why ISIS hates the Sufis and blows up their shrines
What happened when a Muslim student went to Cambridge in 1816