George A. Kiraz
Beth Mardutho: The Syriac Institute
Ottoman History of Religious Minorities/Syriac Studies
Statement: I will be working at IAS on Ottoman Garshuni documents from the Mardin Patriarchal Archive dating to the late nineteenth century. These are documentary petitions addressed to the Syriac Orthodox Patriarchs who resided in Deir al-Zaʿfarān (Monastery of the Saffaron).
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