DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17192/meta.2017.8.6213

Philip Bockholt is a doctoral candidate in Islamic Studies at the Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies, Freie Universität Berlin. For his dissertation project, he is working on Khvandamir’s Persian universal history "Ḥabīb al-siyar" (early 16th century Iran). His main research interests are Islamic history of the premodern period, manuscript studies, and intellectual history of the Islamic world.