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This page contains recent articles and other posts by and news about Jack Miles.

  • Jack Miles' most recent book is God in the Qur'an, published by Knopf November 13, 2018.
  • Miles will be at USC's Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies on February 28, 2019 to discuss his book with Dr. Amir Hussain.
  • A Feast for Polymaths - Miles review of Gabriel Said Reynold's The Qur’ān and Its Biblical Subtext for the Los Angeles Review of Books, published December 17, 2018.
  • Miles was on C-SPAN@'s BOOKTV for an interview at the Smithsonian Associates with Jane Dammen McAuliffe from December 12, 2018.
  • Why I’ll Stay, Why I Left - Two Essays by Ross Douthat and Jack Miles, from Commonweal's Special Issue on Catholic Identity, published November 19, 2018.
  • Is the Qur’an the Word of God? Mimetic Theory and the Anxiety of Scriptural Influence - Miles presented The Raymond Schwager, S. J. Memorial Lecture at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Colloquium on Violence and Religion at Regis University in Denver, Colorado, July 14, 2018. Posted on YouTube October 30, 2018.
  • The Raven Review also interviewed Miles about God in the Qur'an. View the trailer here. A subscription to their publication is required to view/read the interview.
  • The individual paperback "splits" of the six world religions from the Norton Anthology of World Religions are available in less expensive editions. You may order them from a variety of stores on the Norton Anthology of World Religions page of this site. Jack Miles is the General Editor of the NAWR.
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