Friday, April 19, 2013

Islamic Literature: The Adventures of Hamza

Check out the Adventures of Hamza at the Freer Sackler Museum site. The Hamzanama is a collection of stories about Hamza, the uncle of the prophet Muhammad, who travels the world with other heroes spreading the teachings of Islam. The museum introduces you to the stories with an exhibit for which you'll need flash player. I think that I'll include this with a web quest on Islamic art.

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