„Arabischer Sprachführer für Reisende“ (Arabic Phrasebook for Travelers) compiled by Martin Hartmann in 1881 is now digitally available on MENAdoc.
Martin Hartmann was one of the founders of modern Islamic Studies before the First World War. He was one of the few Orientalists who worked on the spot for a long time and knew the conditions.
The German Fraktur font of the book was converted to full text by OCR software. The results are pretty good compared to the version on archive.org.
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.
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The ICI Berlin is hosting a symposium on ‘Imaging a ‘Middle East’‘ from 6-7 July 2017. The Programme will be added when it is available.
The Mediterranean Seminar is holding the conference ‘Before Orientalism: The “images” of Islam, 15th-17th Centuries‘ from 18-19 May 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 1 February 2017. The programme will be added as soon aas it is available.
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