Philosophy
on the Border of Civilizations

Towards a Critical Edition of the Metaphysics of Avicenna

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Staff and Acknowledgments

 

Staff (as of 16 January 2017)

 

Amos Bertolacci (Principal Investigator)

Tommaso Alpina (research assistant)

Alessia Astesiano (research assistant)

Gaia Celli (research assistant)

Víctor Pallejà De Bustinza (research assistant, 1 April 2015-31 March 2016)

Ivana Panzeca (research assistant)

Maria Scermino (research assistant & Project Manager)

Umberto Parrini (chief technician)

Enrico Maria Caruso (computer science, 1 September 2014-30 September 2015)

Mirko Delcaldo (web design)

Matteo Gallo (computer science)

Daniele Marotta (computer science)

 

 

Acknowledgments

 

Avicenna's Philosophy

Dimitri Gutas, Yale University

Jules Janssens, KU Leuven

Robert Wisnovsky, McGill University

 

Search for Manuscripts and Codicology

Aziz Abouchraa, Ibn Tofail University, Kénitra (Morocco)

Asad Ahmed, University of California at Berkeley

Anna Akasoy, Hunter College, New York

Hamid Ali, Head of Manuscript Unit, Punjab University Library, Lahore

Hussein Nasir Allawy, Maktabat al-Imām Amīr al-Muʾminīn, Najaf

Gholamreza Amirkani, Deputy to the Head and Librarian, Milli Library, Tehran

Hans Daiber, Frankfurt

Marco Di Bella, Freelance Book Conservator

Heidrun Eichner, Tübingen

ERC Project "Philosophy in context: Arabic and Syriac manuscript Transmission in the Mediterranean World" (PhiC) (Maroun Aouad, Principal Investigator; Hamidé Fadlallah, Teymour Morel, Jawdath Jabbour, Research Assistants)

Gholamreza Dadkhah, Isfahan

René-Vincent du Grandlaunay, IDEO, Cairo

Mohammad Javad Esmaeili, Iranian Institute of Philosophy, Tehran

Margherita Farina, University of Minnesota

Adam Gacek, McGill University

Farid Ghassemlou, Medical Encyclopedia of Islam and Iran, Tehran

Ibn Sīnā Academy of Medieval Medicine and Science, Aligarh (Hkm. Syed Zillur Rahman, President; S. M. Razaullah Ansari, General Secretary)

Reasheed Jabbar, Najaf

Hussein Jihad, Maktabat al-Imām Amīr al-Muʾminīn, Najaf

M. Cüneyt Kaya, Istanbul

Hamed Naji Isfahani, Isfahan

Mahmoud Nazari, Majlis Library, Tehran

Masuma Nazari, Afghan National Archive, Kabul

Ahmed al-Rahim, University of Virginia

David C. Reisman (†)

Fathi Saleh, Alexandria

Mahdi Shaltoot, Al-Azhar Library, Cairo

Carlos Varona Narvión, Cervantes Institute, New Dehli (Director)

Jan Just Witkam, Leiden University

Sohrab Yeke-Zare, Director of Manuscript Department, Mağlis Library, Tehran

 

Textual Criticism

Rüdiger Arnzen, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

 

 

Sharing information

 

Contributions to the research of the present project are warmly welcome.

All persons interested are kindly invited to contact

amos.bertolacci[at]sns.it