Department of History

Department of History
Department of History

Devon Levesquedevon levesque

Ph.D. Candidate

Medieval Islamic and Mediterranean History


M.A., Queen's University, 2014

B.A, University of Calgary, 2013.


Devon Levesque is a doctoral student with Dr. Adnan Husain, under whom he previously completed his Master’s Degree in 2014. His research at that time was centered on the ‘Abbasid, Fatimid, and Umayyad Caliphates concurrent presence in the Mediterranean as well as the legal and political consequences that followed such during the tenth and eleventh centuries. He is interested in further research on Islamic communities and institutions throughout the Mediterranean such as in Andalusia, Crete, and Sicily.