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With apologies for cross-postings, the editors are pleased to announce the publication of the second issue of the “Journal of Sufi Studies,” a new biannual journal published by Brill. Journal of Sufi Studies 1:2 (2012) http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/22105956/1/2 Table of Contents ARTICLES Jonathan AC Brown. “Faithful Dissenters: Sunni Skepticism about the Miracles of Saints.” pp. 123–168. Özgen Felek. “The Master of the Master: The Twisted Story of an Imperial Master and His Disciple.” pp. 169–192. Eric R. Roose. “Dargāh or Buddha? The Politics of Building a Sufi Sanctuary for Hazrat Inayat Khan in the West.” pp. 193–223. Moshe Albo. “Al-Azhar Sufism in Post-Revolutionary Egypt.” pp. 224–244. BOOK REVIEWS Gavin Picken. Spiritual Purification in Islam: The Life and Works of al-Muḥāsibī. Author: Martin Nguyen. pp. 245–247. Shahzad Bashir. Sufi Bodies: Religion and Society in Medieval Islam. Author: Scott Kugle. pp. 248–251. Hans Harder. Sufism and Saint Veneration in Contemporary Bangladesh: The Maijbhandaris of Chittagong. Author: Sarwar Alam. pp. 252–254. NOTES AND COMMENTS Response to Vernon Schubel’s review of The Powerful Ephemeral: Everyday Healing in an Ambiguously Islamic Place. Author: Carla Bellamy. pp. 255–256. A biannual journal published by Brill, the Journal of Sufi Studies furnishes an international scholarly forum for research on Sufism. Taking an expansive view of the subject, the journal brings together all disciplinary perspectives. It publishes peer-reviewed articles and book reviews on the historical, cultural, social, philosophical, political, anthropological, literary, artistic and other aspects of Sufism in all times and places. By promoting an understanding of the richly variegated Sufi tradition in both thought and practice and in its cultural and social contexts, the Journal of Sufi Studies makes a distinctive contribution to current scholarship on Sufism and its integration into the broader field of Islamic studies. The journal accepts submissions in English, French and German. Submission guidelines and procedures may be found at www.brill.nl/jss. General queries may be addressed to the Executive Editor, Erik S. Ohlander, at email@example.com. http://www.brill.com/publications/journals/journal-sufi-studies Best regards, John Curry UNLV Department of History