Seminar: City and Countryside as Understood in Medieval Arabic-Persian Dictionaries


Thursday, March 28, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:30pm


CMES, Room 102

On March 28, 2019, Harvard's own Professor Roy Mottahedeh, Gurney Research Professor of History, presented his new philological research on terms for city and countryside in medieval Arabic-Persian dictionaries for the Alwaleed bin Talal Seminar in Islamic Studies. This lecture was co-sponsored and hosted by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies. 

Watch the video: 



Roy Mottahedeh Seminar