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What follows is a list of some scholarly and creative resources related to Islam or Islamic Studies. The Shari'a Revoiced studio does not endorse any program or area of research, nor are these linked sites affiliated with Shari’a Revoiced.


Center for Islamic Studies, Graduate Theological Union (Berkeley, California)

Harvard Islamic Legal Studies Program

McGill University Institute for Islamic Studies

NYU Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies

Stanford University Abbasi Program for Islamic Studies

UC Santa Barbara Islamic Studies



An Introduction to Islamic Law, by Wael B. Hallaq (Cambridge University Press, 2009)

Being Muslim: A Practical Guide, by Assad Tarsin (Foreword by Sheikh Hamza Yusuf)

Shari’ah Law: An Introduction, by Mohammad Hashim Kamali (Oneworld Publications, 2008)

Articles & Op‑Eds

Understanding Sharia Law, Wajahat Ali

The work of Ayesha ChaudhryMohammed FadelTamir Moustafa, and Asifa Quraishi-Landes

How an Islamic State Rejected Islamic Law, Mark Fathi Massoud (American Journal of Comparative Law)

Don’t blame Sharia for Islamic extremism – blame colonialism, Mark Fathi Massoud (The Conversation) — translated into Indonesian.

Muslim Women Are Using Sharia to Push for Gender Equality, Mark Fathi Massoud (The Conversation)

Books & Articles


American Muslims (U.S. Department of State, 2014)

The Oxford Handbook of American Islam, Edited by Yvonne Haddad & Jane Smith (Oxford University Press, 2014)

The Cambridge Companion to American Islam, Edited by Juliane Hammer& Omid Safi (Cambridge University Press, 2013)

The Routledge Handbook of Islam in the West, Edited by Roberto Tottoli (Routledge Press, 2014)

The Unfamiliar Abode: Islamic Law in the United States and Britain, by Kathleen Moore (Oxford University Press, 2010)

Muslim Women in America: Challenges facing Islamic Identity Today, by Yvonne Haddad, Jane Smith, & Kathleen Moore (Oxford University Press, 2011)

Al-Mughtaribun: American Law and the Transformation of Muslim Life in America, by Kathleen Moore (SUNY Press, 1995).

Documentaries & Videos

Islam: An American Faith (Discover Islam)

African Americans & Islam (Discover Islam)

Talking Through Walls (Unity Productions)

On a Wing and a Prayer (Unity Productions)

Allah Made Me Funny – Muslim Comedy Tour (Official Trailer)

Islam In America: The Christian Truth (New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good)

Unwelcome: Muslims Next Door (CNN)

Beyond Burkas and Bombers: Anti-Muslim Sentiment in America (Pacific Lutheran University MediaLab)

Islamophobia: A Vanguard Special (Current TV)