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Burn after Reading! Christian Arab Merchant Letters of the Eastern Mediterranean around 1800

Mon, Sep 20, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
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Epistolary Spaces and Sacred Networks: A Reappraisal of the Ahrari Naqshbandi Tariqa

Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
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The Tatars of the Sudan: Comparative Ethnography in Medieval Islamic Texts

Mon, Oct 4, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
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Everyone Loves a Good Pirate Tale: On the “Discovery” of a Seventeenth-Century Yemeni Coin in Rhode Island

Mon, Oct 11, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
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The “Qarmathian” Qur’an: From the Mausoleum to the Museum

Mon, Oct 25, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
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