Sufi Pilgrimage: The Mystic’s Inner and Outer Journeys“Whichever way you turn, There is the face of God” (Q, 2:115) Introduction: Sufism, a Pilgrimage of the Heart The above quote is… Read more.
Tragedy and Independent Women This was one of my favorite ethnographies to read, not only for the content, but for the lens that the author gives us to view through. I love ethnographies that act… Read more.
As a graduate student in the Indiana University Folklore and Ethnomusicology Department from 2007-12 I was lucky to get to know Dr. Ilhan Basgoz before he retired. In 1998 I danced professionally with Turkish Sufi… Read more.