Publications

  • Scientific Report from the ESF Exploratory Workshop Breaking the Grounds for an Arabic Etymological Dictionary (Oslo, 22-23 June, 2013)
  • Die Hauptsprachen der Islamischen Welt: Strukturen, Geschichte, Literaturen. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2012. (Porta Linguarum Orientalium; 25). more (German) | mer (norsk)
  • »From Water-Carrying Camels to Modern Story-Tellers, or How “riwāya” Came to Mean “Novel”: A History of an Encounter of Concepts.« In: Borders and Beyond: Crossings and Transitions in Modern Arabic Literature, ed. K. Eksell & S. Guth, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2011: 147-179.
  • »Politeness, Höflichkeit, ʾadab: A Comparative Conceptual-Cultural Perspective«. In: Verbal Festivity in Arabic and other Semitic Languages. Proceedings of the Bonn workshop, 16 January, 2009, ed. Lutz E. Edzard & Stephan Guth, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2010 (Abhandlungen für die Kunde des Morgenlandes; vol. 72), pp. 9-30.

About to be published:

  • »Concepts that Changed the World: “waṭan” as one of Ḥusayn al-Marṣafī’s “Eight Words” (al-Kalim al-thamān, 1881)«. In: Prodeedings of the workshop Visions and Representations of ‘Homeland’ in Modern Arabic Poetry and Prose Literature (University of Göttingen & Lichtenberg-Kolleg / Germany, July 2011), ed. Sebastian Günther & Stephan Milich, 2013.
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