Scholarly Correspondences Among Orientalists: A Series of Lectures

The Correspondence between the orientalist and manuscript dealer Abraham Shalom Yahuda (d. 1951) and the Cairo-based publisher and manuscript dealer Mohammad Amin Khanji (d. 1938)

The object of this lecture series is to bring together scholars and librarians engaged with collections of correspondences and/or include related projects that use appropriate digital tools to map and analyze such corpora. It is hosted by Sabine Schmidtke (NES@IAS) and María Mercedes Tuya (Digital Scholarship @IAS). 

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Date & Time

April 07, 2023 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm


Zoom event


Garrett A. Davidson

Speaker Affiliation

College of Charleston