Professor Patricia Crone FBA
Islamic history and culture up to the Mongols, especially the transition from late antiquity to Islam
- Corresponding Fellow
Mellon Professor of Islamic Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Professor Paulo de Moraes Farias FBA
West African history: oral traditions, chronicles, and medieval Arabic inscriptions; the interaction of Islamic and other cultural heritages in the region
Professor Karin Barber FBA
I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.