A Conference a Colleague and I are organizing in Venice, 2021.
This is a great set of resources and analysis from the ongoing Embedding Conquest: Naturalising Muslim Rule in the Early Islamic Empire (600-1000) led by an interdisciplinary research team led by Petra Sijpesteijn at Leiden University. The research continues to offer a great deal in the way of diverse documents and perspectives on the first … Continue reading Embedding Conquest
Wreckwatch – First Read
August 29, 2020 It is great to see Sean Kingsley still working like a maniac and what does he have to show for it? Well, for one, a beautiful new webzine: Wreckwatch. In the first issue, Dr. Kingsley treats us to tons of juicy delights from the deep sea realm. Nerds, brace yourselves for an … Continue reading Wreckwatch – First Read
I have collected here a group of sources of interest for students of ancient history, medieval history, and religion. Sacred Books of the East Volume 1, The Upanishads, tr. Max Müller (1897). Download