INTRO TO ARABIC MANUSCRIPT STUDIES short course at HMML, June 1-5, 2020

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Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
June 1, 2020
Location: 
Minnesota, United States
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, African History / Studies, European History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The Hill Museum & Manuscript Library [HMML] (Collegeville, Minnesota)

Course Objectives:
= Introduce participants to the study and handling of Arabic manuscripts
= Provide basic introduction to paleography, codicology and philological practices
= Engage with printed and digital scholarly tools for the study of Arabic manuscripts (catalogues/ handlists/ inventories, dedicated handbooks, online resources)
= Introduce participants to a range of Arabic manuscripts from West Africa and the Middle East, both Islamic and Christia

PREREQUISITE: Basic knowledge of Arabic language
ELIGIBILITY: Course open to graduate students, advanced undergraduates, faculty, and independent scholars with a research interest in Arabic manuscripts
INSTRUCTORS: Lucia Raggetti [Università di Bologna], David Calabro [HMML], Ali Diakite [HMML]

INFO: http://hmml.org/hmml-offers-intro-arabic-manuscript-studies-course/
REGISTER: https://www.csbsju.edu/forms/JAA59M5POK?fbclid=IwAR0vzBWPYl17ctc0mtV1ZoNBbz8Zqo3bLM5rGHiZlp1X6dmXhfuDJDpTx58
DEADLINE: April 1, 2020

Contact Info: For more info or questions, contact: Tim Ternes, HMML – tternes@csbsju.edu
URL: http://hmml.org/hmml-offers-intro-arabic-manuscript-studies-course/

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Contact Info: For more info or questions, contact: Tim Ternes, HMML

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