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In Depth: Reza Aslan

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Reza Aslan is the author of three non-fiction books:

No god but God: The Origins, Evolution and Future of Islam (2005); Beyond Fundamentalism: Confronting Religious Extremism in the Age of Globalization (2010);and Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth (2013).

About the Authors

Reza Aslan

Reza Aslan is the president and CEO of Aslan Media Inc, and chief creative officer of BoomGen Studios, a media company that focuses on the Greater Middle East.  Mr. Aslan is a professor of Creative Writing at the University of California, Riverside.  He holds a Master of Theological Studies from Harvard University, a Ph.D in the Sociology of Religions from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Iowa. Mr. Aslan has taught religion at the University of Iowa and Drew University in New Jersey. For more information, visit


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