Iran Colloquium: Christine van Ruymbeke, University of Cambridge

Re-discovering a Literary Treasure: The Anvar-e Sohayli written by Vaʿez Kashefi in Fifteenth-Century Herat
December 4, 2020

Christine van Ruymbeke is Ali Reza and Mohamed Soudavar Reader in Persian Literature and Culture at the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies in Cambridge (UK). She is a Fellow, Graduate Tutor and the College Praelector at Darwin College, Cambridge. She is a long-standing member of the councils of multiple learned societies, including the Iran Heritage Foundation (London, UK), the Royal Asiatic (London, UK) and the Ancient India and Iran Trust (Cambridge, UK). She was elected as Secretary to the Board of the Societas Iranologica Europaea in September 2019.