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Muhanna, Elias

Manning Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature
Brown University


Elias Muhanna is the Manning Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature at Brown University, where he teaches courses on classical Arabic literature and Islamic intellectual history.

DISCIPLINE
Literature
SUB AREAS
Middle East/Near East Studies   
History of Science   
Islamic Thought   
Mamluk Studies   
13th-18th Centuries   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Islamic World   
Mashreq   
Egypt   
SPECIALTIES
Medieval Encyclopaedias   
Mamluk Literature   
Vernacular literature   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Native)   
French (Advanced)   
German (Intermediate)   
Persian (Intermediate)   
EDUCATION
PhD2012Near Eastern Languages & CivilizationsHarvard University
MA2008Near Eastern Languages & CivilizationsHarvard University
MA2004Comparative LiteratureUniversity of Pennsylvania
BA2000LinguisticsDuke University
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Elias Muhanna






Dept. of Comparative Literature
Marston Hall
20 Manning Walk
Providence, RI
02912
United States

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