Caner Dagli

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Caner Dagli is an assistant professor in Religious Studies at the College of the Holy Cross. He previously taught at Roanoke College in Virginia. Dagli serves as a general editor for the HarperCollins Study Quran (forthcoming). Born in the US, Dagli is of Ciracassian descent and has done fieldwork in Turkey. He also spent a year working as Special Advisor to the Royal Hashemite Court of Jordan for Interfaith Affairs from 2006-2007. Among his works is The Ringstone of Wisdom (2004), published by Great Books of the Islamic World. Dagli holds a MA from George Washington University's Department of Religion and a PhD from Princeton University's Department of Near Eastern Studies and was a 2004-2005 Fulbright scholar. Dagli was one of the 138 Muslim signatories in October 2007 of A Common Word Between Us and You, a letter addressed to Christian leaders in an appeal for peace and cooperation between the two world religions.
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