Prof. Nahyan Fancy to Participate in NYC Roundtable, 'Global Medieval'
November 26, 2014
Nahyan Fancy, associate professor of history at DePauw University, will be among the presenters at "Global Medieval," a December 5 roundtable at CUNY's (City University of New York) Graduate Center (365 Fifth Avenue). The program, presented by the Medieval Club of New York will begin at 7:30 p.m. Dr. Fancy's presentation is titled "The Movement of Medical Texts and Commentators in Western Eurasia after 1300."
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The author of Science and Religion in Mamluk Egypt: Ibn al-Nafis, Pulmonary Transit and Bodily Resurrection, Professor Fancy has been teaching Middle Eastern History and History of Science at DePauw since 2006. The recipient of a B.A. from Knox College and a Ph.D. in history and philosophy of science from University of Notre Dame, his research interests are in medieval Islamic science and medicine, and intellectual history.Back