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Images of Evil in the Islamic Tradition26:49

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This week's show featured a discussion titled "The Great Satan: Images of Evil in the Islamic Tradition," the last in a series of lectures looking at the topic of "evil" presented by the Institute for Philosophy and Religion, and sponsored by the Boston University Humanities Foundation and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

The main speaker was Eric Ormsby, Director of the Institute of Islamic Studies at McGill University. Responding to his lecture was William Graham, Professor of Divinity and Dean of the Harvard Divinity School. The moderator of the discussion was Ray Hart, Professor of Religion and Dean Ad Interim of the School of Theology at Boston University.

This program aired on May 15, 2005.

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