DYNTRAN Conference Papers

Forthcoming

Alberto Tiburcio Urquiola:

“A Reconsideration of Sources on Jewish Communities in Iran (1666-1747)“, Jews in Muslim Societies. History and Perspectives, Berlin, October 2017.

2017

Syrinx von Hees:

“Medical Care for the Elderly: What Can We Learn from Biographies?”, Fourth Conference of the School of Mamluk Studies, American University of Beirut, May 11-14, 2017.

Konrad Hirschler:

“Documentary Life-Cycles: Reuse of Mamluk Legal Documents”, Fourth Conference of the School of Mamluk Studies, American University of Beirut, May 11-14, 2017.

Alberto Tiburcio Urquiola:

“Interreligious Controversies in Safavid Iran”, 33. Deutschen Orientalistentag (DOT) der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft (DMG), Jena, September 2017.

“Debates of Iconoclasm in Shi’i Polemics”, 22 Annual Convention of the German Association for the Study of Religion: Media, Materiality, Methods, Marburg, September 2017.

“The Role of Dreams in an Armeno-Persian Conversion Narrative”, Workshop: The Role and Depiction of Iranian/Persianate Subalterns from the 13th Century to the Modern Period, Edinburgh, May 2017.

“Muslim-Christian polemics in Europe and the Middle East: Case Studies and Theoretical Frameworks”, Kolloquium für Fortgeschrittene, Neuere Geschichte, Schloß Beuggen, May 2017.

“Interreligious Controversies in Late Safavid Iran: Two Case Studies”, Symposia Iranica’s Third Biennial Conference on Iranian Studies, Cambridge, April 2017.

“Late Safavid Responses to Della Valle and Guadagnoli”, Workshop: Constellations and Religious Positioning in the Dynamics of European-Asian Cultural Encounters in the 17th and 18th Century, Frankfurt, March 2017.

“On Images and Dietary Restrictions in Shi’i-Christian Polemics (1600-1722)”, European Doctoral Spring School 2017: “Islam, the Body, and the Self”, Sarajevo, March 2017.

Torsten Wollina:

“Time in Muhammad Ibn Tūlūn’s (d. 955/1548) Historical Corpus”, Fourth Conference of the School of Mamluk Studies, American University of Beirut, May 11-14, 2017.

2016

Sandra Aube:

La mosquée Hasan Pâdeshâh (c. 882-9/1477-84) : Nouvelles perspectives sur la céramique architecturale à Tabriz“, XVIIIe Journée Monde iranien, BULAC, Paris, March 25, 2016.

“A Timurid Resonance? New Perspectives on Ceramic Tile Production in Tabriz in the 15th century”, International conference: The Timurid Period: Cultural Production, Exchange and Legacies, org. Gabrielle van den Berg and Elena Paskaleva, Universiteit Leiden, May 26-27 2016.

Albrecht Fuess:

Global Historiography and Mirror for Princes: Concepts of Political Rule in the Near East (15th-16th centuries)?”, Cluster of Excellence: Asia and Europe in a Global Context, University of Heidelberg, Workshop: ORDER INTO ACTION. How large-scale concepts of world-order determine practices in the premodern world, University of Heidelberg, November 2016.

“The Geopolitical Context of the Middle East in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries: Questions of Geography, Demographics and Resources”, Summer School: Natural Resource Management and Sustainable Development, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, 2016.

Syrinx von Hees:

“The Reception of Ibn Qalāqis by Mamluk Authors”, öffentlicher Vortrag auf Einladung des Annemarie Schimmel Kollegs History and Society during the Mamluk Era (1250-1517), Bonn, October 17, 2016.

Maria Szuppe:

“Evidence of Timurid legitimacy in the Safavid period? The case of the Barnābādi Khwājas of Herat”, International conference: The Timurid Period: Cultural Production, Exchange and Legacies, org. Gabrielle van den Berg and Elena Paskaleva, Universiteit Leiden, May 26-27, 2016.

2015

Sacha Alsancaklı:

“Quelques modifications apportées à un manuscrit “iranien” de la chronique kurde de Šaraf Xān Bidlīsī daté 1027/1618″, Journée d’études turques (CETOBAC/MII), Collège de France, Paris, April 17, 2015.

“From Bidlīs to Ardabīl via Aleppo and Iṣfahān: On the circulation of a manuscript of Šaraf Xān Bidlīsī’s Šarafnāma revised by the author (1007/1599)”, 8th European Conference of Iranian Studies, St. Petersburg, September 15-19, 2015.

Sandra Aube:   

“Sur les traces de Kamâl al-Kâteb al-Yazdi. Décors architecturaux de la région de Yazd, ou la transmission d’un style dans l’Iran Qarâ Qoyunlu et Âq Qoyunlu (seconde moitié du XVe siècle)”, Conference at the Société Européenne pour l’Étude des Civilisations de l’Himalaya et de l’Asie centrale (SEECHAC), December 15, 2015.

Syrinx von Hees:

“Trauergedichte auf Muhammad: Zwischen Prophetenlob und Kindertotenliedern”, Internationale Konferenz der Leibnizpreis-Forschungsgruppe ALEA The Sultan’s Anthologist – Ibn Abi Haǧala and his Work, organized by von Thomas Bauer and Syrinx von Hees, Westfälische Wilhelms, Universität Münster, April 1-2, 2015.

Torsten Wollina:

“The urban ‚rejuvenation‘ of Damascus: a Mamluk or an Ottoman endeavor?”, Conference: The Mamluk-Ottoman transition. Continuity and change in Egypt and Bilād al-Shām in the Sixteenth Century, Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg, Universität Bonn, March 7, 2015.

“I did not go to the city today – domestic space and devotional practice in early modern Syria“, Conference: Domestic Devotions in the Early Modern world, University of Cambridge, June 9, 2015.

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Firasat-nameh by al-Finari for Sultan Murad III. Istanbul (?), late-16th c. (BnF, Supplément Turc 1055, f. 42v)

See also the programs of the workshops organized by DYNTRAN:

Marburg (2015) 
Cairo (2016)
Naples (2017)