Tuesday, April 1
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Regenstein Library, Room 122
Writing trans-regional intellectual history and the rediscovery of early modern Indo-Persian philology (click here to see the program)
This workshop is part of the of the Neubauer Collegium project A Worldwide Literature: Jami (1414-1492) in the Dar al-Islam and Beyond. It will be the occasion to present and discuss a project of handbook on the conception and reception of the oeuvre of the polymath Abd al-Rahman Jami, and introduce a new online corpus of South Asian commentaries on his works. Hosted by Thibaut d’Hubert (University of Chicago) and Alexandre Papas (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris). Special guest and discussant: Sunil Sharma (Boston University).
Organized with the support of the Franke Institute for the Humanities