H-Maghrib aims to facilitate scholarly discussion and research about North Africa, a region that today comprises the countries of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and Mauritania. H-Maghrib welcomes queries, calls, and announcements about all historical periods and thematic issues related to the Maghrib and its diverse populations from all disciplines.

Recent Content

Call for Monograph Proposals: Gender and Islam

Dear all,

I.B.Tauris is excited to announce its new “Gender and Islam” monograph series, pioneered by Professor Nadia Al-Bagdadi, Professor Randi Deguilhem and Professor Bettina Dennerlein.


This series aims to stimulate new approaches to the study of gender and sexuality in the Islamic World and beyond, as well as fostering conversations across diverse disciplines. Full details can be found on the series webpage.

CFP: The Middle East and North African Migration Studies in a Time of Crisis (Raleigh, 21-22 April 2017)

The Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies will host an international conference—titled The Stakes of Middle East and North Africa Migration Studies—at North Carolina State University (Raleigh, North Carolina, USA) on April 21 & 22, 2017.

Advanced Course in Arabic Manuscript Studies, 6–10 June 2016, Cambridge, UK

Dear Colleagues,

The Islamic Manuscript Association, in cooperation with Cambridge University Library and the Thesaurus Islamicus Foundation, is pleased to announce an advanced short course in manuscript studies, entitled Scholars, Scribes, and Readers: An Advanced Course in Arabic Manuscript Studies, which will be held at Cambridge University Library from 6 to 10 June 2016.