Enter, Riding on an Elephant: One Way to Approach Ottoman Edirne

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:00pm
Stiteler Hall B21, 208 South 37th Street

Dr. Amy Singer, Tel Aviv University
Enter, Riding on an Elephant: One Way to Approach Ottoman Edirne

DATE: Wednesday, April 8, 2015
TIME: 4:00pm
LOCATION: Stiteler Hall B21, 208 South 37th Street

Amy Singer (Ph.D. Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University, 1989) was born in Washington, D.C. and teaches Ottoman and Turkish History in the Department of Middle Eastern and African History at Tel Aviv University. She is the author, most recently, of Charity in Islamic Societies (Cambridge University Press, 2008) and, in her current research on the city of Edirne, is using digital tools like Geographical Information Systems to enhance the study of history.

Presented by the Middle East Center University of Pennsylvania, Co-Sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania Department of History 

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