The Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften: EventsMonday, 08 July 2019, 18:30
Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften, »goßer Salon« in the Villa Reimers
Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften of Goethe University
Orit Bashkin (University of Chicago)
»The Arab Struggle Against Anti-Semitism: Science, Modernity and the Dreyfus Affair. 1898–1915«
Orit Bashkin is professor of modern Middle Eastern history at the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago. She received her PhD from Princeton University in 2004, writing a thesis on Iraqi intellectual history. Her publications deal with Iraqi history, the history of Iraqi Jews, the Arab cultural revival movement (the nahda) in the late 19th century, and the connections between modern Arab history and Arabic literature.
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