Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Lecture in Islamic Studies
Roberto Tottoli (PhD 1996 Naples - Orientale) is Professor of Islamic studies at the University of Naples L'Orientale and during the year Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. He has published studies on the Biblical tradition in the Qur’an and Islam (Biblical prophets in the Qur’an and Muslim literature, Richmond, 2002; The stories of the prophets of Ibn Mutarrif al-Tarafi, Berlin, 2003) and the medieval Islamic literature. His most recent publications include Ludovico Marracci at work: The Evolution of his Latin translation of the Qur’ān in the light of his newly discovered manuscripts (co-authored with Reinhold F. Glei), Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz, 2016; and Books and Written Culture of Islamic World. Studies Presented to Claude Gilliot on the Occasion of His 75th Birthday (edited with Andrew Rippin), Leiden – Boston, 2015.
The Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Lecure in Islamic Studies is made possible by the Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh endowment.
|Building:||Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)|
|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||History, Lecture, Middle East Studies|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Department of Middle East Studies, International Institute, Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, Global Islamic Studies Center, Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS), Department of History|
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