Books & Journals

Books & Journals

The Forum develops publication formats and supports the Fellows to complete their own monographs and articles. Under Books, Dossiers,Essays and Working Papers you will find printed and digital publications that the Forum and its programs have edited or facilitated. Under Journals you will find academic journals and special issues that have emerged from the programs’ work.

Most, Glenn W. and Michael Puett (eds.)

After Wisdom

Philological Encounters Monographs, Vol. 4, Brill, 2023


Alshaar, Nuha / La Sala, Beate Ulrike / Oesterle, Jenny Rahel / Winckler, Barbara (eds.)

الإنسانيات في القرن الحادي والعشرين : وجهات نظر من العالم العربي وألمانيا

Dossier, Forum Transregionale Studien, 3/2022


Alshaar, Nuha / La Sala, Beate Ulrike / Oesterle, Jenny Rahel / Winckler, Barbara (eds.)

The Humanities in the 21st Century: Perspectives from the Arab World and Germany

Dossiers, Forum Transregionale Studien, 2/2022


Portnov, Andrii

Dnipro: An Entangled History of a European City

Academic Studies Press, 2022


Ghayde Ghraowi and Hacı Osman Gündüz (Ozzy) (eds.)

The Ascendant Field: Critical Engagements with Ottoman Arabic Literature

Brill, Vol. 7, Issue 3-4, 2022


Dīwān of Māmayya al-Rūmī, copied around 1700, MS Wetzstein II 243, fol. 1b, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – PK

Trento, Margherita

Writing Tamil Catholicism

Philological Encounters Monographs, Vol. 3, Brill, 2022


Manan Ahmed Asif (ed.)

Sindh: Towards the Philology of a Place

Brill, Vol. 7, Issue 1-2, 2022


Krimsti, Feras and John-Paul Ghobrial (eds.)

The Past and its Possibilities in Nahḍa Scholarship

Brill Online, Vol. 6, Issue 3-4, 2021


Dihstelhoff, Julius, Charlotte Pardey, Rachid Ouaissa, and Friederike Pannewick (eds.)

Entanglements of the Maghreb: Cultural and Political Aspects of a Region in Motion

Transcript, 2021


Pecchia, Christina, Johanna Buss and Alaka A. Chudal (eds.)

Print Cultures in the Making in 19th and 20th-Century South Asia: Beyond Disciplinary Boundaries

Brill Online, Vol. 6, Issue 1-2, 2021


Schindel, Estela & Gabriel Gatti (eds.)

Social Disappearance: Explorations Between Latin America and Eastern Europe

Dossiers, Forum Transregionale Studien, 1/2020


Azarbadegan, Zeinab and Mohammad Sadegh Ansari (eds.)

Making a Hidden Collection Visible: Columbia’s Collection of Muslim World Manuscripts

Brill Online, Vol. 5, Issue 3-4, 2020


Dayeh, Islam (ed.)

Volume 5, Issue 2 of Philological Encounters

Brill Online, Vol. 5, Issue 2, 2020


Dayeh, Islam and Messling, Markus (eds.)

Early Modern ‘New Sciences’: Inquiries into Ibn Khaldun and Giambattista Vico

Brill Online, Vol. 5, Issue 1, 2020


Dayeh, Islam (ed.)

What was Philology in Arabic?

Brill Online, Vol. 4, Issue 1-4, 2019


Savkić, Sanja (ed.) in collaboration with Hannah Baader

Indigenous Visual Cultures and Aesthetic Practices in the Americas’ Past and Present

Estudios Indiana, 2019


Forum Transregionale Studien, Max Weber Stiftung

All Things Transregional? A Conversation about Transregional Research

Berlin/Bonn, 2019


Hever, Hannan

Hebrew Literature and the 1948 War

Philological Encounters Monographs, Vol. 2, Brill, 2019


Baumeister, Martin, Andreas Eckert, Klaus Günther

Reimers Konferenzen Revisited: Zum Verhältnis von Disziplinen und Regionalstudien

Berlin/Bonn, 2018


Mullaney, Thomas S. (ed.)

Facing the World: Towards a Global History of Non-Latin Type Design

Brill Online, Vol. 3, Special Issue 4, 2018


Dayeh, Islam (ed.)

Commentary Cultures: Technologies of Medieval Reading

Brill Online, Vol. 3, Issue 3, 2018


Dayeh, Islam et al. (eds.)

Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Philological Encounters

Brill Online, Vol. 3, Issues 1-2, 2018


Mullaney, Thomas S.

The Chinese Typewriter

The MIT Press, 2017


Troelenberg, Eva-Maria

Mshatta in Berlin. Keystones of Islamic Art

Verlag Kettler, 2017


Allan, Michael and Benigni, Elisabetta (eds.)

Lingua Franca – Towards a Philology of the Sea

Brill Online, Vol. 2, Issue 1-2, 2017


Dayeh, Islam et al. (eds.)

Formations of the Semitic: Race, Religion and Language in Modern European Scholarship

Brill Online, Vol. 2, Issue 3-4, 2017


Ahmed, Manan

A Book of Conquest

Harvard University Press, 2016


Elbendary, Amina

Crowds and Sultans: Urban Protests in Late Medieval Egypt and Syria

The American University in Cairo Press, 2016


Cox, Whitney

Modes of Philology in Medieval South India

Philological Encounters Monographs, Vol. 1, Brill Online, 2016


Dayeh, Islam (ed.)

Philological Encounters: Inaugural Volume

Brill Online, Volume I, Issue 1-4, 2016


Pannewick, Friederike and Georges Khalil (eds.)

Commitment and Beyond: Reflections on/of the Political in Arabic Literature since the 1940s

Reichert Verlag, Wiesbaden, 2015


Kinra, Rajeev

Writing Self, Writing Empire

University of California Press, 2015


Günther, Klaus und Shalini Randeria

Recht Kultur und Gesellschaft im Prozeß der Globalisierung

Programmbeirat der Werner Reimers Konferenzen, Bad Homburg, Heft Nr. 4, 2001


Lackner, Michael und Michael Werner

Der cultural turn in den Humanwissenschaften: Area Studies im Auf- oder Abwind des Kulturalismus?

Programmbeirat der Werner Reimers Konferenzen, Bad Homburg, Heft Nr. 2, 1999


Töksoz, Meltem and Biray Kolluoglu (eds.)

Cities of the Mediterranean: From the Ottomans to the Present Day

I.B. Tauris, London, 2010


Freitag, Ulrike, Nelida Fuccaro, Claudia Ghrawi and Nora Lafi (eds.)

Urban Violence in the Middle East: Changing Cityscapes in the Transition from Empire to Nation State

Berghahn Books, New York, 2015


Pannewick, Friederike, Stephan Milich and Leslie Tramontini (eds.)

Conflicting Narratives: War, Trauma and Memory in Iraqi Culture

Reichert Verlag, Wiesbaden, 2012


Freitag, Ulrike, Nora Lafi, Malte Fuhrmann and Florian Riedler (eds.)

The City in the Ottoman Empire: Migration and the Making of Urban Modernity

Routledge, 2010



Prospects of Legal Scholarship in Germany

Drs. 2558-12 Hamburg, 2012


Neuwirth, Angelika, Nicolai Sinai and Michael Marx (eds.)

The Qur'ān in Context: Historical and Literary Investigations into the Qur'ānic Milieu

Brill, Leiden, 2009


Bruckstein Coruh, A.S.

House of Taswir: Doing and Un-doing Things: Notizen zur epistemischen Architektur

Wilhelm Fink Verlag, Paderborn, 2014


Junod, Benoît, Georges Khalil, Stefan Weber and Gerhard Wolf (eds.)

Islamic Art and the Museum

Saqi Books, London, 2012


Becker, Jochen, Katrin Klingan, Stephan Lanz und Kathrin Wildner (Hrsg.)

Global Prayers: Contemporary Manifestations of the Religious in the City

Lars Müller Publishers Zürich, 2014


Neuwirth, Angelika und Günter Stock (Hrsg.)

Europa im Nahen Osten – Der Nahe Osten in Europa

Akademie Verlag, Berlin, 2010


David, Catherine

Di/Visions: Kultur und Politik des Nahen Ostens

Wallstein Verlag, Göttingen, 2009


Messling, Markus

Champollions Hieroglyphen. Philologie und Weltaneignung

Kulturverlag Kadmos, 2012


Lepper, Marcel

Philologie zur Einführung

Junius Hamburg, 2012