Department of Middle Eastern Studies Seminar Series
Easter Term, 2010
Thursday, 29th April at 4.00pm, in Room 8-9
Some socio-historical observations on al-Qirqisani and Jewish sectarianism in early Islam
Professor Fred Astren, San Francisco State University
This lecture is organised in association with the T-S Genizah Research Unit. It will be followed by a wine reception in the Common room.
Thursday, 13th May, 2010 at 4.00pm in the Common Room
The myth of Moses and Pharaoh in Iranian Political Islam
Professor Houchang Chehabi, Boston University
Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern
University of Cambridge (Sidgwick Site) Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge.