Reza Aslan
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Reza Aslan

Iranian-American author, commentator

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Reza Aslan is an Iranian-American scholar of religious studies, writer, and television host. A convert to evangelical Christianity from Shia Islam as a youth, Aslan eventually reverted to Islam but continued to write about Christianity. He has written four books on religion: No God but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam, Beyond Fundamentalism: Confronting Religious Extremism in the Age of Globalization, Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth and God: A Human History.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Public research university in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

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Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University

Private non-profit Jesuit university located in Santa Clara, California

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University of California, Riverside
University of California, Riverside

Public research university in Riverside, California, USA

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University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, Santa Barbara

Public university near Goleta, California, United States and part of the University of California system

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#8719 World Rank
Literature