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Durham University

Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (IMEMS)


The list below shows Durham University research staff who are members of IMEMS. Click the member's name to see a more detailed biography and department.

We also welcome anyone from outside the University with an interest in our work to join. Membership is free of charge. You will receive invitations to our programme of events, with a weekly emails digest about what is happening in the Insitute and further afield. To join IMEMS contact:

Professor Paul Starkey, MA, DPhil Oxon

Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 45667

(email at

Research Interests

  • Arabic literature
  • Arabic/English translation

Selected Publications

Authored book

Chapter in book

Edited book

Edited Journal

Journal Article


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Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • Middle East: Arabic
  • Foreign Literature & Language: Arabic language and literature