Anne Regourd

"Anne Regourd"

Dr.

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Institute for Social Anthropology • Austrian Academy of Sciences

Anne Regourd, Ph.D. in Philosophy (1987), teaches at the University of Paris 4-Sorbonne, and is Associee at the CNRS. She is the Academic supervizor of the Programme for Safeguarding manuscripts in private libraries of Zabid (Yemen), a Programme hosted by the French Center for Archaeology and Social Sciences (CEFAS). She published on Divinatory and Magic practices in Mediaeval Islam and contemporary Yemen (Religious Anthropology, History of Sciences) and in Arabic Philology (Epigraphy, papyrology). She is also a codicologist, specialized in papers of the Arabic manuscripts.

Projects and Publications relating to VISCOM:

  • Catalogue cumulé des manuscrits de bibliothèques privées de Zabid. 1. La bibliothèque de ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Hadhrami, fasc. 1, Les papiers filigranés (Sanaa, 2008)

  • (editor) Catalogue cumulé des manuscrits de bibliothèques privées de Zabid. 1. La bibliothèque de ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Hadhrami, fasc. 1 & 2, (Sanaa, 2006-2009)

  • (editor, together with E. Vallet), Chroniques du manuscrit au Yémen. Bi-annual and bilingual French/Arabic, on line journal (since 2006)

  • "Arabic Documents from the Cairo Geniza in the David Kaufmann Collection, Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences – Budapest ", together with the text edition of a single folio of a lost book by Gahiz, in: The Journal of Islamic Manuscripts 3/2 (2012).

  • "Stratégies de préservation/conservation dans le cadre du Programme Zabid (Yémen)", The Journal of Islamic Manuscripts 2/2(2011), 132-164.

  • "Chapter 24: Arabic Language Documents on Paper", in D. Peacock & L. Blue, Myos Hormos – Quseir al-Qadim. Roman and Islamic Ports on the Red Sea. Volume 2: The finds from the 1999 –

  • 2003 Excavations, Oxford, Archaeopress, 2011, “University of Southampton Series in Archaeology”, no. 6, 339-344.

Last Update: 07.10.15