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New Research on Ottoman-Era Manuscript Libraries

 

Sultan IMahmud Kutuphanesi2

Saturday, 8 September 2018, 13.00-17.00
Orient-Institut Istanbul
Susam Sok. No. 16, Apt. 8, Cihangir, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, Turkey

Programme

13.00–13.15

Welcoming Remarks

13.15–14.00

Books, Defters, and Documents from 16th and 17th Century Türkenbeute (Turkish Booty) in German Collections: A Research Report

Prof. Dr. Hans Georg Majer
Emeritus Chair of Turcology and Professor of  History and Culture of the Middle East, Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

14.00–14.45

Place, Time, and Agent in the Possession Inscriptions of Cārullāh Efendi

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Berat Açıl
Associate Professor of Turkish Language and Literature and Coordinator of Cultural Studies, İstanbul Şehir University, Turkey
14.45–15.00

Break

15.00–15.45

From Damascus to Istanbul: Ottoman-Period Movements of Books

Prof. Dr. Konrad Hirschler
Professor of Islamic Studies, Free University of Berlin, Germany

15.45–16.30

Exploring the Roots of Ottoman Libraries: A Case Study of the Fazil Ahmet Pasha Manuscripts and the Bibliotheca Arabica Project

Dr. Boris Liebrenz
Research Fellow, Bibliotheca Arabica Project at the Saxon Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Leipzig, Germany

16.30–17.00

Discussion

Chaired by Mr András Riedlmayer
Bibliographer in Islamic Art and Architecture, Fine Arts Library, Harvard University, USA

Closing Remarks

Partners

This event is made possible with the kind and generous support of the below organizations.

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