The Life and Hard Times of Solomon Negri: An Arabic Teacher in Early Modern Europe

  • John-Paul A. Ghobrial
  • Published 2017

Abstract

Arabic teachers have played only minor cameo roles in the history of Orien­ talism. Too often, scholars have treated them as apparitions that reveal themselves for a fleeting moment in the lives of the giants they taught before they suddenly disappear again into the ether. Only in recent years have schol­ ars started telling their stories as something more… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ghobrial2017TheLA, title={The Life and Hard Times of Solomon Negri: An Arabic Teacher in Early Modern Europe}, author={John-Paul A. Ghobrial}, year={2017} }