Graduate student Pamela Klasova awarded grant

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Graduate student Pamela Klasova has been awarded a one-year fellowship (August 2016-August 2017) at the Orient-Institut in Beirut (OIB), which is a part of Max Weber Foundation of German Humanities Institutes Abroad.

During her fellowship she will be finishing her dissertation on the oratory of Ḥajjāj ibn Yūsuf al-Thaqafī and his role in establishing Arabic as a tool of empire-building under the Umayyads.