The University of Oxford is holding a conference on ‘Circulating Translations in the 19th century from the Eastern Mediterranean to the Arabian Sea: Texts in practice‘ from 20-22 September 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 15 February 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
The Pembroke College Oxford is hosting a conference on ‘The Lure of Jihad: Propaganda and the Construction of Jihadi Identities‘ on 28 June 2016.
The Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne is holding a workshop on “Représentations spatiales de la péninsule Arabique” from 20-22 October 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 May. The programme will be added as soon as it’s available.
The ERC-Projekt “The Early Islamic Empire at Work” is holding a conference from 7-8 October 2016 on “Regional and Transregional Elites – Connecting the Early Islamic Empire”.
Key Themes are:
- Conceptualization of regional and transregional elites from a comparative perspective
- Transregional and imperial elites
- Regional elites
- Regional: North Africa and Egypt; the Arab Peninsula, Syria, the Jazīra, and Iraq; Iran and Greater Khurāsān