2nd International Conference on Mamluk Literature

The Racecourse of Literature – An-Nawāǧī and His Contemporaries

Flyer: 2. Internationale Konferenz zur mamlukischen Literatur The conference deals with the writings of Shamsaddīn an-Nawāǧī (ca. 1386–1455) and those of his contemporaries such as Ibn Ḥiǧǧa al-Ḥamawī and Ibn Ḥaǧar al-ʿAsqalānī. An-Nawāǧī has been famous for his literary anthologies of love poetry and wine poetry.

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Muslim Secularities: Explorations into Concepts of Distinction and Practices of Differentiation

The Research Group Multiple Secularities of Leipzig University is holding a Workshop titled ‘Muslim Secularities: Explorations into Concepts of Distinction and Practices of Differentiation‘ from 18-20 June 2017. The Keynotes are public, but registration is required to attend the paper discussions.

Please find the full programme here.