Past Member

Sean William Anthony

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowships for Assistant Professors
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Islamic History, Late Antiquity

Sean Anthony’s project aims to reorient the historiography of early Shi‘ism by offering a new reading of its origins against the backdrop of late-antique apocalypticism and the triumphalist ideologies of the early Islamic polity.

Dates at IAS
  • Historical Studies
9/201312/2013 Fall
University of Chicago Ph.D., 2009