The Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures is hosting a workshop on ‘Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world. Knowledge, authority and legitimacy‘ from 18-19 December 2017. You can find the full programme here.
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.
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The SOAS Londonis holding a Summer School from 19 June – 20 July 2017 titled ‘Culture and Society in the Middle East and Arabic or Persian Language‘. Application is possible via their Website, the tuition fee is £2,700 (both courses) or £1,400 (one course).
Volume 72 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien, ‘Conscious voices : concepts of writing in the Middle East ; proceedings of the Berne Symposium, July 1997‘ ed. by Stephan Guth, Priska Furrer and Johann Christoph Bürgel is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.