Book Discussion: Hilary Kilpatrick's translation of al-Shabushti's Book of Monasteries (ICMR Research Seminar)

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Dear Colleagues,


Please join us for the next Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations Research Seminar at the University of Edinburgh on 4 April 2023, 16:10 BST. The seminar will be held in-person and online. Our speaker is Dr Hilary Kilpatrick, who will be talking about her forthcoming translation of al-Shābushtī’s Kitāb al-Diyārāt (published by NYU Press’ Library of Arabic Literature series). Her talk is entitled: ‘What is al-Shābushtī’s (d. c. 999) Kitāb Diyārāt (Book of Monasteries) Really About?’


In-person details:

Elizabeth Templeton Lecture Room

School of Divinity

New College, Mound Place,

Edinburgh EH1 2LX


Online details:

Zoom link:

Password: nJRdpd32


For further enquiries, please contact me on We very much look forward to seeing you all there.


Best wishes,

Salam Rassi