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prof. dr. W.J. (Wout) van Bekkum

Emeritus Professor of Middle Eastern Studies
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Semitic Languages and Cultures, Medieval Hebrew Language and Literature, Medieval Hebrew Poetry (Piyyut), Judeo-Islamic culture, Middle Eastern Studies, European Jewish History.

Other positions

Member Royal Academy of Sciences; Member European Association of Jewish Studies; Member and Convener of the Medieval Hebrew Poetry Colloquia; Member of Society for Judaeo-Arabic Studies; 2004 Fellow of Wolfson College Cambridge, 2008 Fellow of the Japan Society of Jewish Studies; Member of Editorial Board Studia Semitica Neerlandica.
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Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Middle Eastern Studies, POB 716, 9700 AS Groningen, NL