“History and Development of Modern Persian Literature” by Bozorg Alavi written in 1964 is now available in our open access collection MENAdoc.
Professor Alavi describes the evolution of Persian prose and poetry since the beginning of the 20th century with a brief introduction on 19th century developments against the background of political and social change.
The work ‘ʿAbbāsid administrative legacy in the Seljuq world‘ byJürgen Paul, originally published in Hamburg 2015, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The Research Group “Multiple Secularities – Beyond the West, Beyond Modernities” is hosting a ‘Workshop on Emergent Spheres of the Secular in Colonial Asia‘ from 26-28 September 2017. To attend, please register until 15 September via Mail to Mr. Johannes Duschka.
You can find the full programme here: Continue reading
Oklahoma State University is hosting a conference on ‘The Persianate World and Central Eurasia‘ from 21-24 February 2018. The Call for Papers is open until 30 September 2017.
To the Call for Papers: Continue reading
Volume 51 of the Bibliotheca Islamica ‘Ibāḍism east of Mesopotamia : early Islamic Iran, Central Asia and India‘ by ʿAbd-ar-Raḥmān Ibn-Sulaimān as-Sālimī is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.