István Kristó-Nagy
Senior Lecturer in Arabic and Islamic Studies

István T. Kristó-Nagy is Senior Lecturer in Arabic and Islamic Studies at the Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies of the University of Exeter. He has published on Islamic social and intellectual history, political and religious thought, wisdom literature and art. He authored La pensée d’Ibn al-Muqaffaʽ. Un « agent double » dans le monde persan et arabe (Versailles: Éditions de Paris, 2013) and co-edited with Robert Gleave two volumes: Violence in Islamic Thought from the Qurʾān to the Mongols (Edinburgh University Press, 2015), and Violence in Islamic Thought from the Mongols to European Imperialism (Edinburgh University Press, 2017).