The Devil’s in the Details

Sakkaki’s Magic Book of Everything (April 30th 2021)

Dr. Emily Selove, Senior Lecturer of Medieval Arabic Language and Literature, at the University of Exeter, discusses her Leverhulme-funded research project, “A Sorcerer’s Handbook,” which will create an edition, translation, and literary study of Siraj al-Din al-Sakkaki’s (d. 1229) Arabic encyclopedia of practical magic.

In conversation with Professor Travis Zadeh of the Department of Religious Studies, Yale University.

  • WhenFriday, April 30, 2021 12:00 PM to Friday, April 30, 2021 1:30 PM
  • WhereOnline/Virtual Event

Watch the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6zubB_YTwQ&t=4780s

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