Welcome to H-Mideast-Medieval, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-MidEast-Medieval is a digital network for scholars and others interested in the study of the Islamic lands of the Middle East during the medieval period (defined roughly as 500-1500 C.E.). The network is sponsored by Middle East Medievalists (MEM).

Recent Content

August 2021: Free, Online Arabic Manuscript Workshop

An Introduction to Arabic Manuscripts

A free, intensive online workshop

23–27 August 2021

Application link: https://ucla.in/3cmYvbP (DEADLINE 22 April 2021!)

This week-long workshop features leading authorities on the study of Arabic manuscripts. The workshop will equip emerging scholars with the basic tools to conduct research with original handwritten texts in Arabic script.

Call for Pitches: Open Access Series at Hazine

How do you employ open access technologies in building community archives? What principles do you take to consideration when building accessible resources for communities, including for those with disabilities? Hazine is seeking 4 pieces on the open access movement concerning archives and resources from or pertaining to the Maghreb, Mashriq, East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Turkey, or Iran.