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Giuseppe Cecere

Associate Professor

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: L-OR/12 Arabic Language and Literature

Director of First Cycle Degree of Anthropology, Religions, Oriental Civilizations

Short Bio

Giuseppe Cecere is Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature at the University of Bologna. He holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Studies (History and Philology) from the University of Florence (2007). He was Fellow Researcher in Arabic and Islamic Studies at the IFAO (Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale) in Cairo from 2009 to 2014, and Visiting Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel in 2013-2014. He collaborated with: CNRS- France National Research Council (UMR 8167); Academy of Sciences of Israel; National Research Council of Hungary, the Institute of Oriental Studies at the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (NAS RA). He is member of the Scientific Board of the Cahiers de Tunisie (Tunis) and of ISGAP (Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policies; New York). His researches focus on Sufi “presence” in the multicultural and multi-religious context of the Egyptian society, mainly in the Mamluk era and in contemporary times. Go to the Curriculum vitae


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Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà
Piazza San Giovanni in Monte 2, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

During the Second Semester,

starting from the 6th of February, 2020, 

the Teacher will  meet Students, ON APPOINTMENT, 

in the Section of Anthropological, Religious and Oriental Studies, 

at 33 ZAMBONI Street, 

in the following hours 

Thursday, 15.00-17.00


Please kindly note that these times may change at short notice.

Therefore, Students are kindly invited to check the Teacher's website or the Departmental Office right in advance.

 For appointments on different hours/days than those published,

Students are kindly invited to contact the Teacher.