TARİHÇE CONFERENCE SERIES 45
THE PILGRIMAGE OF THE IRAQI SCHOLAR ‘ABD ALLāH AL-SUWAYDī (1692/3-1760/1): EMOTIONS, EXPERIENCES AND TRANSFORMATIONS
Tarih:
25.09.2019 15:00
Saat:
YER : Student Center, K101
​ORGANIZED BY:
İstanbul Şehir University Department of History

SPEAKER:
Yahya Nurgat
Cambridge University

This talk will cover the hajj of Abu’l-Barakāt ‘Abd Allāh bin ’usayn al-Suwaydī (1692/3-1760/1), a scholar and notable of Baghdad. It will do so by approaching al-Suwaydī’s travelogue, Al-Naf’a al-Miskiyya fi’l-Ri’la al-Makkiya (The Fragrant Breeze of Musk in the Meccan Journey), with several avenues of inquiry.​


*The conference will be conducted in English.