Monthly Archives: October 2013

Oct 31: Basil Salem, “The Culture of the “Notables” in Eighteenth Century Ottoman Syria”

Basil Salem University of Chicago “The Culture of the “Notables” in Eighteenth Century Ottoman Syria: An Analysis of Muḥammad Khalīl al-Murādī’s Silk al-durar fī a‘yān al-qarn al-thānī ‘ashar” Discussant: Jawad Qureshi (University of Chicago, Divinity School) Thursday, Oct 31st, 12 pm to … Continue reading

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Oct 17: Saud al-Zaid “Salafi Aesthetics”

Saud al-Zaid Freie Universität Berlin “Salafi Aesthetics” Discussant: Tom Maguire (PhD), Associate Director of CMES Thursday, Oct 17th, 12 pm to 1.30 pm Pick 218, 5828 S. University Avenue To request a copy of the paper, please email mehat.chicago@gmail.com.  

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