IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 617: The Concept of Exile in Islamic Sources

Tuesday 9 July 2002, 11.15-12.45

Moderator/Chair:Ian Richard Netton, Department of Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies, University of Leeds
Paper 617-a'Home is Where the Shaykh Is': The Use of the Concept of Exile in the Hagiography of Ibrahim-I Gulseni
(Language: English)
John J. Curry, Department of History, Ohio State University
Index terms: Hagiography, Islamic and Arabic Studies, Language and Literature - Other, Religious Life
Paper 617-bThe Hajj as Justifiable Self-Exile: Prince Korkud's (ca. 1468-1513) "Means of the Beloved"
(Language: English)
Nabil Al-Tikriti, Department of Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations, University of Chicago, Illinois
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Politics and Diplomacy, Religious Life, Theology
Paper 617-cIntellectualism and Cultural Diffusion in Medieval Western Sudan
(Language: English)
Charles Adedeji Ogidan, Department of History, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Index terms: Teaching the Middle Ages