23rd session: A reading of inheritance deed of a Coptic Patriarch, 17th century
Magdi Guirguis, Chercheur associé à l'Ifao
Partenaire(s) de l’Ifao: Faculty of Arts, Kafrelsheikh University
La conférence aura lieu en arabe.
Magdi Guirguis received his PhD from the Faculty of Arts at Cairo University. Currently he is associate professor at Kafrelsheikh University. Guirguis has published widely in Arabic in the field of Social History, and Islamic law (sharia). Among his publications in English are: An Armenian Artist in Ottoman Egypt: Yuhanna al-Armani and His Coptic Icons, AUC Press, 2008; (co-author with Nelly Van doorn-Harder), The Emergence of the Modern Coptic Papacy, in the series The Popes of Egypt, editors: Stephen Davis and Gawdat Gabra, AUC Press, volume III, 2011. He was a EUME Fellow from 2006 to 2007. From October 2012 to spring 2014 he was a Fellow of the Alexander-von-Humboldt-Stiftung. Right now he is the Scientific collaborator of the French Institute for the Oriental Archaeology, Institut français d’archéologie orientale (IFAO).