Islamic and Jewish Studies around the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Ignaz Goldziher and his Correspondents 2021 Conference

Country: USA

City: Princeton

Abstr. due: 31.01.2021

Dates: 12.11.21 — 13.11.21

Organizing comittee e-mail: scs AT

Organizers: Institute for Advanced Study


The conference aims to focus on the correspondence between Ignaz Goldziher and colleagues from different countries preserved in the Oriental Collection of the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, addressing aspects of the history of the discipline as seen through the letters. Papers examining specific aspects of Goldziher’s contributions to Islamic and Jewish studies from a wider history of science point of view are also welcome.

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