Prof. Dr. Jürgen Paul was professor of Islamic Studies at the Institute of Oriental Studies at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg from 1995 to 2013. On the occasion of … Read more
Shifting Dynamics of the Kurdistan Question in a Changing Middle East
This interdisciplinary conference aims to bring together researchers from a range of disciplines working on the field of Kurdish Studies including history, politics, culture, gender, minority rights and the … Read more
Poster: Orient Yourself! 9th Student Symposium of Islamic Studies” width=”546″ height=”772″ />Wandel in der islamischen Welt Befreiungskämpfe, Entkolonialisierungsbewegungen, eine Iranische Revolution von 1978/79, der Arabische Frühling, Demonstrationen im Istanbuler Gezi-Park – in den letzten hundert Jahren gingen Menschen aller … Read more
The Egyptian independence movement in 1919 led to the recognition of Egyptian sovereignty in 1922, an Egyptian constitution in 1923, and Saad Zaghloul’s appointment as the first prime minister of a government elected by suffrage in 1924.
To mark the … Read more
The Orient-Institut Beirut (OIB) offers a position as head of library from 1 June 2019.
It is a specialist library for the history, society and politics of Near and West Asia as well as Arabic Studies, Semitic Studies, Islamic Studies, … Read more
A group of Specialized Information Services and the Berlin State Library are attempting to acquire a national licence for the database “Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports, 1941-1996”.
Access to this database should be highly interesting for all … Read more