The Islamic Manuscript Association – in partnership with the Orient-Institut Istanbul and the Thesaurus Islamicus Foundation – is pleased to announce that one of its directors, Kristine Rose-Beers, will speak about her extraordinary career in conserving and studying Turkish manuscripts.
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.
A ‘Summer School Reading and analysing Ottoman manuscript sources‘ will take place in Beirut from 27-30 August 2017. Application is possible until 25 June 2017. Please find the full Call here.
Volume 60 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien, ‘Gesellschaftlicher Umbruch und Historie im zeitgenössischen Drama der islamischen Welt‘ ed. by Johann Christoph Brügel and Stephan Guth is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
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.