Paul M. Cobb

Professor of Medieval Islamic History, Chair of Near Eastern Languages and Culture Department, School of Arts & Sciences

Dr. Cobb is a social and cultural historian of the pre-modern Islamic world. His areas of interest include the history of memory, historiography, Islamic relations with the West and travel and exploration.

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