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Current Member

Ethan Lewis Menchinger

Patricia Crone Member

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Ottoman History

Home Institution

University of Manchester

Ethan Menchinger is interested in how empires merge political, historical, and theological thinking into exceptionalist narratives. While at IAS, he will be researching exceptionalism in the Ottoman realm—pervasive views about sacral time, eschatology, and the empire's supposedly unique role therein.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies
current
Spring

Degrees

University of Michigan
Ph.D.
2014