Suggested Readings

Curry, John J.  The Transformation of Muslim Mystical Thought in the Ottoman Empire The Rise of the Halveti Order, 1350-1750. Edinburgh University Press, 2010.

________ “The Meeting of  the Two Sultans: Three Sufi Mystics Negotiate with the Court of Murād III”  Nexus of Sufism  and Society eds. by John J. Curry and Erik S. Ohlander. Routledge Press, 2012.

Felek, Özgen, and Knysh, Alexander eds. Dreams and Visions in Islamic Societies.SUNY,    2012.

Felek, Özgen, Sultan III. Murad’ın Rüya Mektupları (The Dream Letters of Sultan Murad III).

Istanbul: Tarih Vakfı Yayınları, 2014.

________ “The Master of the Master: The Twisted Story of an Imperial Master and His Disciple” Journal of Sufi Studies 1.2 (2012):169–192.

________ “(Re)creating Image and Identity: Dreams and Visions as a Means of the Self-fashioning of Sultan  Murad III”  Felek, Özgen, and Knysh, Alexander, eds Dreams and Visions In Islamic Societies. SUNY, 2012, pp. 249-272.

________ “Re-narrating Islamic Lore: the Dream Writings of Sultan Murād III” Mehmet Kalpakli and Erdağ Göknar. eds. Journal of Turkish Studies/Türklük Bilgisi Araştırmaları Dergisi. Ottoman Studies Foundation/Osmanli Arastirmalari Vakfi (Festschrift in Honor of Walter G. Andrews).  (Harvard Univ. NELC, 2011), v. 2, pp. 1-19.

Green, Nile. “The Religious and Cultural Roles of Dreams and Visions in Islam,” JRAS, Series 3, 13 (2003): 287-313.

Katz, Jonathan G. Dreams, Sufism and Sainthood with Visionary Career of Muhammad al-Zawawi. Leiden, New York, Köln: E. J. Brill, 1996.

Kinberg, Leah. Morality in the Guise of Dreams: A Critical Edition of Kitab Al-Manam Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Science. Leiden, The Netherlands; New York: E.J. Brill, 1994.

Marlow, Louis (ed.). Dreaming Across Boundaries: the Interpretation of Dreams in Islamic Lands. Cambridge, Mass. and London, England: Harvard University Press, 2008.

Niyazioglu, Asli. “Dreams of the Very Special Dead: Nevizade Atai’s (d.1635) Reasons for
Composing His Mesnevis” Archivum Ottomanicum 25 (2008): 221-33.

________“In the Dream Realm of a Sixteenth-Century Ottoman Biographer: Taşköprizade
and the Sufi Sheikhs” in Sufism and Society: Arrangements of the Mystical in the
Muslim World, 1200-1800 C.E., ed. John J. Curry and Erik S. Ohlander (London
and New York: 2011), 243-58.

________ How to Read an Ottoman Poet’s Dream? Friends, Patrons and the Execution of Fiġānī (d.938/1532)” Middle Eastern Literatures 16.1. 2013: 48-60.

Rahman, Fazlur. “Dream, Imagination, and ʿĀlam al-mithāl.” In The Dream and Human SocietiesEdited by G. E. Von Grunebaum and Roger Caillois. 409-19.  Berkeley, University of California Press, 1966.

Ze’evi, Dror.“Dream Interpretation and Unconsciousness.” In Producing Desire Changing Sexual Discourse in the Ottoman Middle East, 1500-1900. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006.