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Summarised extracts from a full article: Piri Reis - World Maps and Kitab I-Bahriye (The Book of Sea Lore) by Salah Zaimeche Versions of the Book The matter of Piri Reis' World Map, however exciting, can be the object of a subsequent study; here, focus will be placed on his Kitab i-...
Keynote speaker, Professor Devin Stewart, is a Winship Distinguished Research Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies at Emory University and his lecture entitled, “The Fihrist of Ibn al-Nadeem seemed to be very well received. During his lecture, Professor Stewart provided an insightful overview...
Professor Qasim Al-Samarrai   On Wednesday 28th November 2012, Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation in London organised a public lecture on The Critical Edition of Manuscripts: Past, Present and Future, delivered by Professor Qasim Al-Samarrai, professor of Arabic and Islamic s...
Figure 1: Professor Salim Al-Hassani, Professor Mohammed Abattouy and other award recpients at the Awards Event The King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Award for Translation is an international award for distinguished works of translation and prominent institutions, which contributed s...