Brown Bag Series

Pier Mattia Tommasino - “Francesco Pecorini’s Letter in Arabic to Francesco Redi (Florence, 1667) — an exercise in Microhistory and World Philology”

Kristina Richardson - "The Medieval Bulhãn: An Unrecognized Genre of Illustrated Astrological Books"

Scott Lucas -"Qadi Ja'far and the Revival of Zaydi Islam in 6th/12th century Yemen."

Tommaso Tesei - "Byzantine War Propaganda and the Origins of the Qur'ânic Concept of Fighting Martyrdom"

Hala Halim - "Translating the Afro-Asian"

Amir Moosavi -"Chronic Wounds: Debating the Legacy of the Iran-Iraq War in Arabic and Persian Literatures"