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Murids of Morocco gather to celebrate Cheikh Ahmadu Bamba

On May 9th, 2015, Murids from across Morocco gathered to celebrate Cheikh Ahmadu Bamba Mbacké, and I was honored to participate. The national event, held in an indoor basketball stadium (the CMC) in Casablanca, was organized by Dahira Fathul Ghaffar, a … Continue reading

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Mapping Murid expatriates in Europe and North America

Unrelated to my recent field excursion to New York (see previous post), an article has just been published in Urban Studies which presents some research I conducted in that city in 2008. “Globalizing Touba: Expatriate Disciples in the World City … Continue reading

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