Middle Eastern Manuscript Tranditions

Middle Eastern Manuscript Traditions

Middle Eastern Manuscript Traditions (MEMaT) is a multidisciplinary project which aims at studying various aspects of manuscript production, utilization, and transmission history. The project is a collaboration between Sabine Schmidtke (IAS) and George A. Kiraz (IAS and Beth Mardutho). It brings together specialists with expertise in a wide range of linguistic and cultural backgrounds. The activities are focused on holding workshops and publishing books on the topic.

Upcoming Workshop - Call for Proposals: 
May 16-17, 2024: Misattributions and Forgeries in Middle Eastern Manuscript Traditions Workshop. Conveners: Sabine Schmidtke (Institute for Advanced Study), George A. Kiraz (Institute for Advanced Study) and Grigory Kessel, (Institut für Mittelalterforschung, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna).

Call for Contributions: