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Inaugural Lecture: Professor Nahyan Fancy (DePauw University)

Visiting Al-Qasimi Professor in Islamic Studies

An Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies lecture
Date6 October 2021
Time17:30 to 19:00
PlaceIAIS Building/LT2

Lecture title: "Knowing the Signs of Disease:Tracking the Evolving Understandings of Plague in Islamic Societies, 700–1300"

Wednesday 6th October, 5.30pm-7pm: Professor Nahyan Fancy (DePauw University) joins IAIS for the Autumn term as Visiting Al-Qasimi Professor.  He researches the history of science in Muslim cultures, and (very topically) the history of medicine, society and plagues in Islamic civilisation.  His inaugural lecture is titled:

"Knowing the Signs of Disease:Tracking the Evolving Understandings of Plague in Islamic Societies, 700–1300"

Please contact Sarah Wood  s.a.wood2@exeter.ac.uk if you have any quesitons 


ProviderInstitute of Arab and Islamic Studies

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