Fellows

The fellows of the programs at the Forum are connected to the Berlin universities and research institutions. They come from a wide range of countries and disciplines. For the most part, they spend an entire academic year – from October to July of the following year – collaborating with researchers in and outside Berlin on their individual projects and joint initiatives. For more information on the individual fellows, please see the list below. The list is organized in alphabetical order.

Find all fellows of one academic year in our brochure “Programs and Fellows” that you can download below:

Programm und Fellows 2017/2018
Programme und Fellows 2016/2017
Programme und Fellows 2015/2016
Programme und Fellows 2014/2015
Programme und Fellows 2013/2014
Programme und Fellows 2012/2013
Programme und Fellows 2011/2012

Year

Name

Research Project

2017/ 2018
Iuliia Buyskykh
Vita & Project

To the West of the Bug: Stories from the Borderlands


2017/ 2018
Olga Linkiewicz
Vita & Project

Scientists as Intermediaries: Studies of Ethnicity and Race in Poland and the Interchange of Knowledge, 1918–1952


2017/ 2018
Refqa Abu-Remaileh
Vita & Project

Contrapuntal Fragments: Palestinian Narratives and the Search for the Whole


2017/ 2018
Michael Allan
Vita & Project

Picturing the World: The Global Routes of Early Cinema, 1896-1903


2017/ 2018
Seda Altuğ
Vita & Project

Governing Land and Politics of Difference in Syria (1920–1946)


2017/ 2018
Haytham Bahoora
Vita & Project

“Modernizing” Ibn Khaldun: ʿAli al-Wardi and the Sociology of the Iraqi Peasant


2017/ 2018
Yoav Di-Capua
Vita & Project

Sacred Cure: Political Theology and the Post-Colonial Arab Order


2017/ 2018
Pascale Ghazale
Vita & Project

The Property of the People: The Battle for National Wealth and Citizens’ Rights in Late Nineteenth-Century Egypt


2017/ 2018
Zeina G. Halabi
Vita & Project

Excavating the Arab Present: History, Power, and the Archive


2017/ 2018
Jens Hanssen
Vita & Project

"North Africa and the Middle East at the Global Fin de Siècle" & "German and Jewish Echoes in 20th-Century Arab Thought"


2017/ 2018
Alisa Lebow
Vita & Project

Filming Revolution: A Meta-Documentary about Filmmaking in Egypt since the Revolution


2017/ 2018
Margaret Litvin
Vita & Project

Arab Writers, Moscow Dreams


2017/ 2018
Arturo Monaco
Vita & Project

Sufism and Surrealism in ʿIṣām Maḥfūẓ’s poetry


2017/ 2018
Alia Mossallam
Vita & Project

‘Hekāyāt Shaʾb – Stories of Peoplehood’: Nasserism, Popular Politics and Songs in Egypt, 1956–1974


2017/ 2018
Wendy Pearlman
Vita & Project

Syrian Refugees in Germany: Integration, Identity, and the Lived Experience of Exile


2017/ 2018
Fatima Tofighi
Vita & Project

A Cultural History of the Body in the Work of Modern Iranian Intellectuals 1960–1980


2017
Alexandr Osipian
Vita & Project

Uses of History in Ukrainian Politics: Memory and Identity in the Insurgency in Donbas in 2014


2017/ 2018
Rasha Chatta
Vita & Project

The Arab Migrant Graphic Novel: A Comparative Study of (Im)Migrant Stories, War Narratives, and Conflicted Memory between the Near East and Europe


2017/ 2018
Lamia Moghnieh
Vita & Project

Global Mental Health at the Periphery: A Social History of Psychiatry, Humanitarianism and Violence in Lebanon (1860–2012)


2017/ 2018
Yektan Türkyilmaz
Vita & Project

Roots and Routes of a Catastrophe: The Context and Afterlife of the Armenian Genocide (1915-2015)


2017/ 2018
Zeynep Türkyilmaz
Vita & Project

An Archeology of Today: Tracing the Genealogies of Yezidi Victimhood


2017/ 2018
Deniz Yonucu
Vita & Project

Violence and Counter-Violence in Istanbul’s Working-Class Alevi Neighbourhoods: Crime, Policing and Counter-Police Policing


2016/ 2017
Maha AbdelMegeed
Vita & Project

Ḥukm al-Nās (The Rule of the People?): Muḥammad al-Muwayliḥī and Arabic Literature in the Long 1890s


2016/ 2017
Refqa Abu-Remaileh*****
Vita & Project

Polyphone Palestine: Literary Humanism & Narrative Production


2016/ 2017
Hilal Alkan
Vita & Project

The Dyad of Care and Discipline: Aiding Syrian Migrants in Turkey


2016/ 2017
Michael Allan*
Vita & Project

Picturing the World: The Global Routes of Early Cinema, 1896-1903


2016/ 2017
Lamia Balafrej
Vita & Project

The Mediation of Intricacy. Medium Representation and Authorship in Late Fifteenth-Century Persian Painting


2016/ 2017
Lesley Nicole Braun
Vita & Project

Congolese Representation of the Female in Motion


2016/ 2017
Peter H. Christensen
Vita & Project

Germany and the Ottoman Railway Network: Art, Empire, Infrastructure


2016/ 2017
Wulandani Dirgantoro
Vita & Project

Memory and the Avant-Garde: Trauma in Indonesian Visual Arts, 1970-1990


2016/ 2017
Samer Frangie*****
Vita & Project

Politics of the Aftermath: Tradition, Tragedy and Temporality in the Lebanese Left


2016/ 2017
Yanlong Guo
Vita & Project

Exotic and Domestic: The Consumption of Bronze Mirrors in Inner Asia (300 BCE – 300 CE)


2016/ 2017
Abdulrahman Helli***
Vita & Project

The Status of Conscience in Religiosity: A Study of the Concept of Piety (Taqwā) in the Qur'an


2016/ 2017
Ilya Kalinin
Vita & Project

The Historical Imaginary and Resources of the “Historical Past”: In Search of the Other, in Search of Boundaries


2016/ 2017
Banu Karaca
Vita & Project

Lost, not Found? Missing Provenance, ‘Lost’ Works, and the Writing of Art History in Turkey


2016/ 2017
Dipti Khera*
Vita & Project

Feeling of a Place: Art, Affect and Authority Between Mughal and British Empires


2016/ 2017
Margaret Litvin*
Vita & Project

Arab Writers, Moscow Dreams


2016/ 2017
Venugopal Maddipati
Vita & Project

Deccanizing the Absolute: Deep Time in the Nineteenth-Century Imagination of Buddhist and Islamicate Architecture: Bhaja, Karle, Bedsa, Girar and Ajanta


2016/ 2017
Anne-Marie McManus*
Vita & Project

Of Other Languages: Arabic Literature and the Poetics of Regionalism (1956-2011)


2016/ 2017
Amir Moosavi**
Vita & Project

Dust That Never Settled: Ideology, Ambivalence, Disenchantment and the Legacy of the Iran-Iraq War in Arabic and Persian Fiction


2016/ 2017
Alia Mossallam*
Vita & Project

‘Hekāyāt Sha’b – Stories of Peoplehood’: Nasserism, Popular Politics and Songs in Egypt, 1956-1974


2016/ 2017
Sarada Natarajan
Vita & Project

Artistic Agency and Pre-Modern Indian Sculpture Towards a View ‘From Below’


2016/ 2017
Márton Orosz
Vita & Project

A Comparative Study Concerning the Art and Technology Movement in the 1960ies: Gyorgy Kepes and the Social Mission of Media Art


2016/ 2017
Wendy Pearlman*
Vita & Project

Syrian Narratives of Revolution, War, and Exile


2016/ 2017
Khaled Saghieh
Vita & Project

Of the Left and Other Demons


2016/ 2017
Sanja Savkic
Vita & Project

Engaging Preclassic Maya Visual Configurations at San Bartolo, Guatemala


2016/ 2017
Maaike Voorhoeve*
Vita & Project

The ‘Arab Spring’: What’s Next? The Socio-Legal Situation in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia


2016/ 2017
Halil Ibrahim Yenigün
Vita & Project

The Political Ontology of Islamic Democracy: An Ontological Narrative of Contemporary Muslim Political Thought


2016/ 2017
Deniz Yonucu*
Vita & Project

Violence and Counter-Violence in Istanbul’s Working-Class Alevi Neighbourhoods: Crime, Policing and Counter-Police Policing


2016/ 2017
Mahnaz Zahirinejad****
Vita & Project

The Middle Class and the Rentier State in a Changing Middle East: Iran's Case and Egypt’s Prospects


2015/ 2016
Nadine Abdalla
Vita & Project

The Labor Movement in the Transformation/Transition Process: An Analysis to its Impact in Egypt in Comparison to Brazil


2015/ 2016
Refqa Abu-Remaileh*
Vita & Project

Resistance and Subversion in Palestinian Literature and Film: Seeking New Comparative Dimensions


2015/ 2016
Ahmed Adam
Vita & Project

The Sudanese Collections in the Berlin Museums


2015/ 2016
Saima Akhtar
Vita & Project

Corporate Empire: Fordism and the Making of Immigrant Detroit


2015/ 2016
Saleem Al-Bahloly***
Vita & Project

The Freedom of Despair: Art and Politics in Baghdad, 1963-1979


2015/ 2016
Nahrain Al-Mousawi
Vita & Project

Clandestine Mediterranean: Arab-African Undocumented Migrant Literature


2015/ 2016
Rakhee Balaram
Vita & Project

Decolonizing the Modern: Amrita Sher-Gil, Rabindranath Tagore and the Global Avant-Garde


2015/ 2016
Federico Buccellati
Vita & Project

Mesopotamian Palatial Architecture: A Study of Space and Authorship


2015/ 2016
Annalisa Butticci
Vita & Project

Saint Anthony of Padua and the God of Nana Ntona in Elmina. A Ghanaian Tale of Transcultural Religious Aesthetics


2015/ 2016
Peyvand Firouzeh
Vita & Project

Depicted Legitimacy: Sufi-Sultan Encounters in the Visual and Textual Culture of South Asia


2015/ 2016
Ela Gezen
Vita & Project

The Turkish-German Left and Brechtian Aesthetics in Cold War Berlin


2015/ 2016
Nataliya Gumenyuk
Vita & Project

Bridging East and West Germany: Lessons Learned After Separation


2015/ 2016
Atreyee Gupta
Vita & Project

The Promise of the Modern: Anti-illusionism, Abstraction, and Inter-cultural Modernism (India, ca. 1937-1968)


2015/ 2016
Abdulrahman Helli**
Vita & Project

The Freedom of Belief in the Qur'an


2015/ 2016
Elizabeth M. Holt
Vita & Project

Disseminating the Cultural Cold War in Arabic: The CIA, the Congress for Cultural Freedom, and the Literary Journal “Hiwar” (1962-67)


2015/ 2016
Gül Kale
Vita & Project

Artifacts as Sources of Wisdom and Wonder: Intersections between Ottoman Books on Architecture and European Travel Narratives in the Seventeenth Century


2015/ 2016
Subhashini Kaligotla
Vita & Project

A River Runs Through: Sacred Spaces in the Landscape of Early Medieval Deccan


2015/ 2016
Banu Karaca
Vita & Project

Missing Provenance, ‘Lost’ Works: The Blind-Spots of Art History in Turkey


2015/ 2016
Dipti Khera
Vita & Project

Feeling of a Place: Art, Affect and Authority Between Mughal and British Empires


2015/ 2016
Margaret Litvin*
Vita & Project

Arab Writers, Moscow Dreams


2015/ 2016
Andrii Portnov
Vita & Project

Long-term Fellow of the Forum Transregionale Studien and Director of the Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative


2015/ 2016
Mayssun Succarie***
Vita & Project

Global Spatial Flows of Youth Programming, Civil Society Organizing & Social Change in the Middle East, 2001-2015


2015/ 2016
Erol Ülker
Vita & Project

Allied Occupation, National Resistance, and Turkification in Istanbul, 1918-1923


2015/ 2016
Maaike Voorhoeve*
Vita & Project

The ‘Arab Spring’: What’s Next? The Socio-Legal Situation in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia


2015/ 2016
Max Weiss***
Vita & Project

The Hallowed Sanctuary: An Interpretive History of Modern Syria


2015/ 2016
Deniz Yonucu*
Vita & Project

Violence and Counter-Violence in Istanbul’s Alevi populated Working-Class Neighbourhoods: Policing, Security and Fear


2015/ 2016
Mahnaz Zahirinejad****
Vita & Project

The Middle Class and the Rentier State in a Changing Middle East: Iran's Case and Egypt’s Prospects


2014/ 2015
Refqa Abu-Remaileh
Vita & Project

Resistance and Subversion in Palestinian Literature and Film: Seeking New Comparative Dimensions


2014/ 2015
Ufuk Adak
Vita & Project

Ottoman Prison Reform in Izmir and Salonica in the late Ottoman Empire


2014/ 2015
Saima Akhtar
Vita & Project

Corporate Empire: Fordism and the Making of Immigrant Detroit 1908—1956


2014/ 2015
Saleem Al-Bahloly
Vita & Project

The Practice of Art and the Critique of Statelessness in the Middle East, 1967—1982


2014/ 2015
Menashe Anzi
Vita & Project

Between San'ā' and Baġdād, Jews in Arab-Muslim Cities: Integration and Separation in Urban Life


2014/ 2015
Joydeep Bagchee
Vita & Project

Critical Editing of Sanskrit Texts: The Mahābhārata and the Rāmāyana


2014/ 2015
Mohammed Bamyeh
Vita & Project

Social Sciences in the Arab World


2014/ 2015
Başak Çandar
Vita & Project

Representing Censored Pasts: State Violence in Twentieth Century Turkish and Spanish Literature


2014/ 2015
Clare Davies
Vita & Project

From Alexandria to Bandung and Back Again: Transregionalism in Arab Art After 1955


2014/ 2015
Lewis Doney
Vita & Project

The Foundations and Transformations of Tibetan Buddhist Historiography


2014/ 2015
Yazan Doughan
Vita & Project

Fasad, Authority and the Discursive Production of Reform and Revolution in Jordan


2014/ 2015
Mohamed Elshahed
Vita & Project

Revolutionary Modernism? Architecture and the Politics of Transition in Egypt, 1936—1967


2014/ 2015
Atreyee Gupta
Vita & Project

Anti-Illusionism and Abstraction in a Global Field: India, ca. 1930—1960


2014/ 2015
Abdulrahman Helli
Vita & Project

The Hermeneutics of the Absolute and the Relative: "The Religious Pluralism in the Traditional Hermeneutics of the Qur'an"


2014/ 2015
Hajnalka Kovacs
Vita & Project

The Debate on the Indian vs. Iranian Usage of Persian and the Formation of the Canon of Persian Poetry in Eighteenth-Century India


2014/ 2015
William Kynan-Wilson
Vita & Project

From Souvenir to Stereotype: The Ottoman World in Early Modern Text and Image


2014/ 2015
Maram Masarwi
Vita & Project

The Politi-Religization of Memory and Commemoration in the Middle East: Gender, Religion and National Belonging


2014/ 2015
Ethan Menchinger
Vita & Project

Last of the Ancients, First of the Moderns: the Ottoman Historian Ahmed Vasif (ca. 1730—1806)


2014/ 2015
Nada Moumtaz
Vita & Project

Modernizing Charity, Remaking Islamic Law


2014/ 2015
Combiz Moussavi-Aghdam
Vita & Project

Art History and Modern Aesthetics in Iranian Context


2014/ 2015
Roxana Nakashima
Vita & Project

English Iconoclast Corsairs in Spanish America, 1567—1595


2014/ 2015
Mohamed Sabry
Vita & Project

State Business Relations in the Arab Spring Countries


2014/ 2015
Karim Sadek
Vita & Project

“Arab Spring”: Authoritarianism or Emancipation? Recognition, Islamic Identity, and Radically Democratic Islamic Politics


2014/ 2015
Yoonjung Seo
Vita & Project

The Sacred Past and the Celebrated Present: Chinese Figural Subjects in the Commemorative Court Painting of the Chosŏn Dynasty in Korea


2014/ 2015
Yektan Türkyilmaz
Vita & Project

Urbicide in Van: Destruction and Cultural Death of an Ottoman City


2014/ 2015
Yudong Wang
Vita & Project

Painting, Sculpture, and Knowledge in Medieval China


2014/ 2015
Peter Webb
Vita & Project

Text, Image and Idea in Islamic Architecture: ‘Buildings and Books’


2014/ 2015
Ittai Weinryb
Vita & Project

Art and Experience in the Time of the Astrolabe


2013/ 2014
Marwa Fekry Abdel Samei*
Vita & Project

Public Diplomacy in Turbulent Situations: Comparing the US and EU Approaches


2013/ 2014
S. Ali Aghaei
Vita & Project

Polemical Usage of the Term Isra'iliyyat in Medieval and Modern Muslim Exegeses of the Qur’an


2013/ 2014
Mathias Fubah Alubafi
Vita & Project

Africa on the Move: Drinking Horns in the Cameroon Grassfields and Beyond


2013/ 2014
Haytham Bahoora
Vita & Project

Politics and Aesthetics in Arabic Literature: Modernism and Nation Building in 20th Century Iraq


2013/ 2014
José-Manuel Barreto
Vita & Project

Re-contextualisation of Human Rights and Critical Dialogue: Human Rights beyond Eurocentrism


2013/ 2014
Martina Becker
Vita & Project

Urban Places of Worship, Beirut 1950s and 1960s


2013/ 2014
Shakira Bedoya Sánchez
Vita & Project

"Exhuming Truth”, Constructing Evidence. The production of forensic knowledge in post-conflict Somaliland and Peru


2013/ 2014
Anne Clément
Vita & Project

The Criminal Courts of Colonial Egypt and India (1862-1919): Legal and Normative Pluralism in Context and in Action


2013/ 2014
Thibaut d'Hubert
Vita & Project

The Celtic Fringe and Early Orientalism in Bengal, c. 1770–1790: Editing and Analyzing the Indo-Persian Texts of the Staatsbibliothek’s John Murray Collection


2013/ 2014
Naomi Davidson
Vita & Project

Muslim and Jewish Space in the French Mediterranean, 1870-1962


2013/ 2014
Maria José de Abreu
Vita & Project

Theotokos: Reassessing the Byzantine Icon in Times of Electronic Media


2013/ 2014
Niharika Dinkar
Vita & Project

Colonial Shadows: Vision and Politics in Modern Indian Art


2013/ 2014
Walid El-Houri
Vita & Project

What’s an Egyptian: Contested Boundaries under the Muslim Brotherhood


2013/ 2014
Mohamed Elshahed
Vita & Project

Revolutionary Modernism? Architecture and the Politics of Transition in Egypt 1936-1967


2013/ 2014
Sarah Eltantawi
Vita & Project

The Reformist Muslim Brotherhood in Power in Egypt: Implications for the Rhetoric of Religion in a New Age of Political Islam


2013/ 2014
Yuval Evri
Vita & Project

Revealing Forgotten Political Options in Divided Palestine through Translations


2013/ 2014
Joseph R. Farag
Vita & Project

Write of Return: The Palestinian Short Story in Exile


2013/ 2014
Samer Frangie
Vita & Project

Yasin al-Hafiz’s Tragic Self: Subjectivity, Historicism and Defeat


2013/ 2014
Abdulrahman Helli
Vita & Project

The Hermeneutics of the Absolute and the Relative "The Religious Pluralism in the Modern Hermeneutics of the Qur’an"


2013/ 2014
Marloes Janson
Vita & Project

The Spiritual Highway: A Case Study of Nigeria's Lagos-Ibadan Expressway


2013/ 2014
Sonam Kachru
Vita & Project

The Elusive Mark of the Mental: Philosophy of Mind with Vasubandhu


2013/ 2014
Philip Liste
Vita & Project

Transnational Human Rights Litigation and the Politics of Space


2013/ 2014
Anna McSweeney
Vita & Project

The Alhambra in the Middle East: Architectural Revivals of a Nasrid Palace in the 19th Century


2013/ 2014
Lena Michaels
Vita & Project

Spirituality, environment, and discourses of urban change in New Delhi, India


2013/ 2014
Burak Onaran*
Vita & Project

At the Crossroads of Biopolitics, Secularism and Islamic Reform: The Issue of “Helâl Pork"


2013/ 2014
Amr Osman
Vita & Project

Zahirism, Literalism and Textualism: Did Literalism Exist in the Islamic Tradition?


2013/ 2014
Peter Ott
Vita & Project

Not Accepting the Path of History


2013/ 2014
Birke Otto
Vita & Project

Global Prayer’s Spaces and Practices of Knowledge Production


2013/ 2014
Dina A. Ramadan
Vita & Project

Aesthetics of Crisis: Art and Education in Egypt


2013/ 2014
Sugata Ray
Vita & Project

A Fragile Techné: India in Colonial Photography, Print Culture, and Archaeology


2013/ 2014
Esha Sil
Vita & Project

Post-Partitioning Thakurmar Jhuli and Abol Tabol: the Translated Text, the West Bengali Bhadralok, and the East Bengali ‘Other’


2013/ 2014
Rajeshwari Mishka Sinha
Vita & Project

A History of the Transmission of Sanskrit in Britain and America, 1832-1939


2013/ 2014
Miriam Stock
Vita & Project

Branding Muslimness – German-Arab middle-class entrepreneurs and the negotiation of (non-)religious aesthetics and practices in Berlin’s consumer landscapes


2013/ 2014
Romuald Tchibozo
Vita & Project

Artistic and Cultural Relations between the Former German Democratic Republic and African Countries: From Influence Spheres Establishment to the Socialist Aesthetic Construction


2013/ 2014
Basak Tug
Vita & Project

Honor, Legal Surveillance and Modernity in the Ottoman Empire, ca. Late 18th- Mid 19th Centuries


2013/ 2014
Roy Tzohar*
Vita & Project

Toward a Framework for Intertextual Analysis of Indian Buddhist Sastra: The Yogacara Theory of Metaphor as a Case Study


2013/ 2014
Larissa Vetters
Vita & Project

Fragmented Sovereignty and Census Projects: The workings of law in the production of population knowledge, political community and statehood in the European Union and in Bosnia-Herzegovina


2013/ 2014
Maaike Voorhoeve
Vita & Project

Constitutional debates in post-revolutionary Tunisia: Identity construction and the position of international human rights law


2013/ 2014
Ismail Warscheid
Vita & Project

Islamic jurisprudence and the making of social order in the central and southern Sahara between the seventeenth and nineteenth century (far south of Algeria, Mauritania, northern parts of Mali)


2013/ 2014
Li Zhang
Vita & Project

Bronze Age China and the Early Globalization of Art


2012/ 2014
Refqa Abu-Remaileh*
Vita & Project

Narrative Entanglements: An Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Approach to Palestinian Literature and Film


2012/ 2014
Magdi Guirguis*
Vita & Project

A Socio-Economic History of Coptic Monasteries in Mamluk and Ottoman Egypt (15th - 18th Centuries)


2012/ 2014
Hanan Toukan*
Vita & Project

2012/ 2013: "Grasping the World the Way it is?" Encountering the Global in Contemporary Arab Art and the Politics of Cultural Critique 2013/ 2014: Encountering the Global: Cultural Politics, Art and the Aestheticization of Protest in Contemporary Levantine Production


2012/ 2013
Yigit Akin
Vita & Project

Ottoman Cities at War


2012/ 2013
Özge Aktas
Vita & Project

Exploring Boundaries Between “the Modern and Islam”: An Ethnographic Study


2012/ 2013
Muetaz Alkhatib
Vita & Project

Al-Faqih in Modern Times: A Contribution in the History of Thoughts


2012/ 2013
Yazid Anani
Vita & Project

Spatial Change and the Construction of Palestinian National Identity


2012/ 2013
Marta Arena
Vita & Project

The single Mother’s Networks of Proximity in Tunisia


2012/ 2013
Antonio De Lauri
Vita & Project

Judicial Practice and the Poetic of Compromise in Kabul – A Legal Anthropology


2012/ 2013
Issam Eido
Vita & Project

"Not the (path) of those who earn Thine anger nor those who go astray": Traditional Exegesis and the Western Approach


2012/ 2013
Tarek El-Ariss
Vita & Project

Making A Scene: Literature, Social Media and the Arab Spring


2012/ 2013
Esra Gözeler*
Vita & Project

Chronological-Factual Approach to the Verses Revealed in the Medinan Period (Between Rabīʿ al-ākhir AH 4 and Rabīʿ al-awwal AH 11)


2012/ 2013
Zeina G. Halabi
Vita & Project

Writing Melancholy: The Death of the Intellectual in Modern Arabic Literature


2012/ 2013
Will Hanley
Vita & Project

One System, Many Laws: An Institutional History of Egyptian Justice, 1875-1950


2012/ 2013
Ya'ar Hever
Vita & Project

The Discourse of the 'Semitic': Language, Nation and Race


2012/ 2013
Murat Umut Inan
Vita & Project

Editing, Glossing and Translating Hafez of Shiraz in the Ottoman Empire: Issues of Textual Criticism and Interpretation in the 16th Century Ottoman Commentaries on Hafez's Divan


2012/ 2013
Elizabeth Eva Johnston
Vita & Project

The 19th Century 'Wissenschaft des Judentums' and the Future of Philology


2012/ 2013
Stefan B. Kirmse
Vita & Project

Law and empire in Late Tsarist Russia – Imperial Courts in Crimea and Kazan, 1864-1905


2012/ 2013
Kader Konuk*
Vita & Project

Secularists, Agnostics, Atheists: Redefining Modernity


2012/ 2013
Brigitta Kuster
Vita & Project

Cities and Places of God: gecekondu am Kotti


2012/ 2013
Elke Marhöfer
Vita & Project

Cities and Places of God: Chinafrika


2012/ 2013
Iman Mersal*
Vita & Project

Orienting Occidentialism: Images of America in Arab Travel Literature


2012/ 2013
Mudasir Mufti
Vita & Project

Revisiting Kashmir's Hagiography: Rishis, Sufis and Syncretism


2012/ 2013
Edyta Roszko
Vita & Project

How global conflict becomes local and how local fishermen become global players: Tracing the social, cultural and legal consequences of the South China Sea dispute for local fisheries


2012/ 2013
Supriya Routh
Vita & Project

Reconceptualising Labour Law for Informal Economic Activities


2012/ 2013
Hania Sobhy
Vita & Project

Passionate Politics in the Aftermath of the 'Egyptian Revolution': Salafi and Revolutionary Mobilization in the 2012 Presidential Elections


2012/ 2013
Latif Tas
Vita & Project

Alternative Judicial Processes within the Kurdish Diaspora in Berlin


2012/ 2013
Asonzeh Ukah
Vita & Project


2012/ 2013
Eda Ünlü-Yücesoy
Vita & Project

Exploring Boundaries Between “the Modern and Islam”: An Ethnographic Study


2012/ 2013
Ronny Vollandt
Vita & Project

Ancient Jewish Historiography in Arabic Garb: Sefer Yosippon among Jews, Christians and Muslims


2011/ 2013
Samer Rashwani
Vita & Project

The Textual Relevance of the Quranic Surah and its Impact on Semantic and Pragmatic Interpretation of the Quran


2011/ 2012
Mehrdad Abbasi
Vita & Project

Semantics of Qur’anic Vocabulary in the First Four Centuries from Hijra


2011/ 2012
Esra Akcan
Vita & Project

Housing Laws and Urban Renewal: IBA’ 84/87


2011/ 2012
Michael Allan
Vita & Project

Inventing World Literature: How Adab Became Literary in Colonial Egypt


2011/ 2012
Gish Amit
Vita & Project

The Future of the Past: Palestinian Cultural Assets, Restitution and the Politics of Reconciliation


2011/ 2012
Elisabetta Benigni
Vita & Project

Anselm Turmeda/Abdullah b. Abdullah al-Turjuman (1355-1423): Franciscan Friar, Catalonian Poet, Muslim Polemicist, and Turjuman - Conversion and Translation in the Early Modern Mediterranean World


2011/ 2012
Julie Billaud
Vita & Project

Everyday Uses of Islamic Justice: Gender, Legal Interpenetrations and Non-Secular Modernity in Shari’a Practices in England


2011/ 2012
Alejandro Castillejo-Cuéllar
Vita & Project

Under Shades of the Law: A Cultural Politics of Violence and Memory in Contemporary Colombia


2011/ 2012
Krishna Swamy Dara
Vita & Project

Caste, Culture and Law: Dalit and African American Challenge to Conservatism in Legal Cultures


2011/ 2012
Lejla Demiri
Vita & Project

Abd al Ghanī al-Nābulusī's (1641-1731) Understanding of the Religious 'Other', particularly his Views regarding Christianity and Christian Theology


2011/ 2012
Nurşen Gürboğa
Vita & Project

Istanbul as the City of Lower Classes: Şirket-I Hayriye Steamship Workers (1890-1940)


2011/ 2012
Christine Hentschel
Vita & Project

The Legal Life of Urban Spaces


2011/ 2012
Ahmed Fekry Ibrahim
Vita & Project

Islamic Legal History and Modernization Discourse


2011/ 2012
Hafid Ismaili Alaoui
Vita & Project

German Linguistic Orientalism and the Study of Arabic: Beginnings, Issues, Approaches, and Results – A Historical-Critical Study


2011/ 2012
Magdalena Kallenberger/Dorothea Nold
Vita & Project

Raumtausch


2011/ 2012
Prashant Keshavmurthy
Vita & Project

Why do we take Pleasure in Representations? An Answer from eighteenth century Indo-Persian Literary Criticism


2011/ 2012
Gijs Kruijtzer
Vita & Project

The Ethics of Exception: Attitudes Towards Rules and Individual Judgement in the Persianate and Latinate Worlds in the Early Modern Period (1300-1700)


2011/ 2012
Adam Mestyan
Vita & Project

"A Garden with Mellow Fruits of Refinement" - Theatres and Politics in Cairo and Istanbul (1867-1892)


2011/ 2012
Mostafa Minawi
Vita & Project

Ottomans on the Verge: Trans-imperial Arab Elites of Istanbul (1885-1915)


2011/ 2012
Theresa Reinold
Vita & Project

Constitutionalization? Whose Constitutionalization?


2011/ 2012
Ihab Saloul
Vita & Project

The Rhetoric of National Belonging: Contested Memories in Palestinian and Israeli Third-Generations’ Narratives, 2001-2014


2011/ 2012
Saeko Shibayama
Vita & Project

Writing Salvation: Chinese Classical Rhetoric in Twelfth-Century Japanese Buddhist Prayers for the Imperial Family


2011/ 2012
Adania Shibli
Vita & Project

The Eminence of Reflection


2011/ 2012
Mark Somos
Vita & Project

The History and Implications of Secularisation for International Law


2011/ 2012
Joseph Witztum
Vita & Project

Qur’an in Light of the Christian Syriac Literary Tradition


2010/ 2013
Gerda Heck
Vita & Project

The role of religion and transnational religious communities of Congolese revival Christians in the urban migration context: Paris


2010/ 2013
Joseph Rustom
Vita & Project

The Use of Iconography in New Places of Worship in Syria


2010/ 2013
Paola Yacoub
Vita & Project

The Use of Iconography in New Places of Worship in Syria


2010/ 2012
Gilles Aubry
Vita & Project

Missionologies


2010/ 2012
Adé Bantu
Vita & Project

Rhymes, Beats & Skills


2010/ 2012
Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber
Vita & Project

Lagos, Rio de Janeiro, Beirut: Artistic Research on the Production of Urban Space


2010/ 2012
Ayse Çavdar
Vita & Project

The Loss of Modesty: From 'Neighborhood' to the Gated Communities


2010/ 2012
Aryo Danusiri
Vita & Project

Sufi Bikers and Arab Saints


2010/ 2012
Amanda Dias
Vita & Project

A Comparative Approach to Islamism and Pentecostalism in Rio de Janeiro / - A Brazilian in Nigeria / Islamic Presence in Brazil and Rio de Janeiro


2010/ 2012
Katja Eydel
Vita & Project


2010/ 2012
George Jose
Vita & Project

Playing God


2010/ 2012
Sandra Schäfer
Vita & Project

On the Set of 1978ff


2010/ 2012
Surabhi Sharma
Vita & Project

Ram Leela in Mumbai


2010/ 2011
Thomas Burkhalter
Vita & Project

LO-FI versus HI-FI: The Arab World between Satellite-Islam, Cassette-Sermons, and Sound-Art


2010/ 2011
Charalambos Ganotis
Vita & Project

Negotiating Religious Sound in Public Space


2010/ 2011
Rebecca Gould
Vita & Project

Translation, Annotation, and Critical Introduction to Rashid al-Din Watwat’s Magic Gardens: On the Nuances of Poetry (Watwat 1984)


2010/ 2011
Burcu Gürsel
Vita & Project

Invasive Translations: Violence and Political Mediation of the False-Colonial; France and Ottoman Egypt (1780-1840)


2010/ 2011
Travis L. Smith
Vita & Project

Presenting the Past in the Sacred City: the Varanasi Mahatmya Traditions of the Sanskrit Puranas