Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University hosted a Special Seminar entitled ”Journeys among the Living Dead of Tabriz: A Sufi Shrine Guide from the Sixteenth Century” by Professor Shahzad Bashir.
[Date and Venue]
Date: 16:00-18:00 on 11th December, 2018
Speaker: Shahzad Bashir (Brown University, USA)
Title: Journeys among the Living Dead of Tabriz: A Sufi Shrine Guide from the Sixteenth Century
Venue: Research Building No. 2, 4th Floor, Lecture Room (AA401)
This seminar is held under the auspices of Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) “Kingship and Legitimacy of Islamic Dynasties” (JSPS, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)；Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University（KR）; Middle East and Islamic Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (MEIS)；Center for Islamic Area Studies, Kyoto University (KIAS)； Center for Islamic Studies at Sophia University （SIAS）； Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A) “Structural Comprehension of Islamic Mysticism: Investigation into Sufism, Tariqa, Saint Cults Complex” (JSPS, Kyoto University); and Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B) “Anthropological Studies on Veneration of Saints and Holy Relics in the Mediterranean World” (JSPS, Sophia University) .