About the Program
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).
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 rezaaslan.com.