The critical edition of “Ākām al-marjān” by Badr al-Dīn al-Shiblī is now available on our open access repository MENAdoc. This is a born-digital version with full text in Arabic and English. The book was published by the Orient Institut Beirut together with the Klaus Schwarz Verlag in 2017. Continue reading
The Shanghai University is hosting a conference on ‘Orientalism, Neo-orientalism and Post-Orientalism in African, Middle East, Latin American, Asian/Chinese Studies‘ from 17-18 May 2018. Der Call for Papers ist bis zum 29. Februar 2018 offen.
Den vollständigen Call for Papers finden Sie hier: Continue reading
The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton is hosting a workshop on ‘Dots, Marginalia and Peritexts in Middle Eastern Manuscripts‘ from 11-12 June 2018. The Call for Papers is open until 15 January 2018.
You can find the full Call for Papers here: Continue reading
The work ‘Preserving, studying, and democratizing access to the world heritage of Islamic manuscripts: The Zaydī tradition‘ by Sabine Schmidtke, originally published in Chroniques du manuscrit au Yémen 23 in January 2017, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Volume 17 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Arabische Inschriften aus Syrien‘ by Heinz Gaube is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.