Sherif Abdelkarim
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641-269-9530
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Humanities and Social Studies Center N3138
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

Sherif Abdelkarim

Assistant Professor
Offices, Departments, or Centers: English ,

Sherif Abdelkarim specializes in English historical linguistics and Old English, Middle English, and classical and early postclassical Arabic literature. His book project, Hypocrisy: Private Laws, Literary Publics, 500-1500, examines premodern conceptions and representations of hypocrisy through poetic, philosophical, legal, and linguistic perspectives. He is also the editor and translator (with Katherine Jacka, Ahmad Kzzo, and Matt King) of Al-Idrisi's The Book of Roger in Translation: The Norman Kingdom in the South (Arc Humanities Press, forthcoming).

 

Education and Degrees

BA: The College of William & Mary
PhD: The University of Virginia

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