Mar 7, 2017 6:00–8:00pm
|Organized by:||AUC Downtown
|Address:||113 Kasr El Aini St., Downtown Cairo, Egypt|
Recycled Fatimid State Documents
Oriental Hall, AUC Tahrir Square
Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations
Marina Rustow is Khedouri A. Zilkha Professor of Jewish Civilization in the Near East at Princeton University and the director of the Princeton Geniza Lab.
Rustow is a social historian of the medieval Islamic world whose work draws primarily on the unique archive preserved in the Cairo Geniza. She received a MacArthur Grant in 2015 in recognition of her groundbreaking scholarship.