SAI is deeply saddened to share the news that Shahab Ahmed, Professor of Islamic Studies at Harvard, passed away yesterday. Shahab was a brilliant scholar and contributed much of his knowledge to SAI.
He will be deeply missed by the Harvard community. A funeral service will be held on Saturday in Cambridge.
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