Saqib Hussain

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Saqib Hussain is a D.Phil. student at the University of Oxford. He is the assistant editor for JIQSA, and a contributor to the ERC-funded “Qur’anic Commentary: An Integrative Paradigm” (QuCIP) project. His doctoral dissertation is on the term hikmah (“wisdom”) in the Qur’an and its relationship to the biblical tradition. His research interests include the Qur’an and Late Antiquity, qur’anic law, surah structure, and literary analysis of the Qur’an. He has recently published journal articles on the meaning of nushuz in Surat al-Nisa’, and the Prophet’s visions as described in Surat al-Najm.