The Politics of Secular Pilgrimage: Paul-Emile Botta's Red Sea Expedition, 1836-1839


Thursday, May 1, 2014, 4:00pm to 6:00pm


CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

Sahar Bazzaz
Associate Professor, Department of History, College of the Holy CrossSahar Bazzaz

Sahar Bazzaz is Associate Professor in the Department of History at the College of the Holy Cross. She is the author of Forgotten Saints: History, Power and Politics in the Making of Modern Morocco (HUP, 2010) and coeditor of Imperial Geographies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space (HUP, 2013). Her works focuses on Middle Eastern, Northern African, Islamic and Imperial Encounters.

Contact: Liz Flanagan

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