Vincent Cornell —
The Face of the Prophet: Cartoons and Chasm

Our guest, an American Muslim and religious scholar, helps untangle the knot of violent and bewildered reactions to cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad.

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is Professor of History and Director of the King Fahd Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of Arkansas.

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In Tehran, Iran, a student protests in front of the Austrian embassy on February 6, 2006.

(Photo: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

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