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Restoration project of the OIB in the Suq of Tripoli (2003-2005) wins award Read more

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Performing Religion: Actors, contexts and texts - Case studies on Islam Read more

Nadia von Maltzahn - "What Cultural Policies?" Explicit and Implicit Cultural Policies in Lebanon. Read more

Torsten Wollina - “The Banu Qadi ‘Ajlun: Family or Dynasty?” Read more

Practicing Philosophy in Lebanon. Authors, Texts, Trends, Traditions Read more

Stefan Leder - Spielarten des Politischen in islamischen Kontexten Read more

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30 2017
March

Public research seminar
What future for Arabian music after two centuries of musicological Orientalism? Read more