Professor James Winston Morris

Boston College, Department of Theology
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02437
office telephone 617-552-0571

All of Prof. Morris’s publications (except for books published 2001-present and a few articles/chapters still awaiting publication) are now freely available in searchable and downloadable .pdf files at

Prof. Morris’s website for Islamic devotional and popular music, devotions, liturgy and ritual:

Please click on any of the following headings for further detailed information and links:

Publications, forthcoming works, and works in progress:   

Upcoming Public Lectures, Workshops, Visiting Professorships, Seminars (and list of past appearances):

Education, Previous Positions, Academic Honors, Fellowships & Grants, Editorial Boards and Consulting, Professional Societies:

—  Links to Audio/Video Recordings of Recent Lectures and Seminars:

—  BC Istanbul Summer Course Description (next offered May/June 2008):

—  Short BC Course Descriptions (combined BA/MA level courses open to grad students from all Boston Theological Institute consortium institutions):

Translations of Key Islamic Source Materials (Unpublished) from Arabic and Persian:

Student Essays from Islamic Studies Courses (Qur'an Studies, Hadith Studies, Islamic Humanities & Spiritual Poetry, Islamic Theologies)