Priscilla P. Soucek(on leave Spring 2015)

John L. Loeb Professor in the History of Art

Trained at the American University of Beirut (BA), the University of Wisconsin (MA) and New York University (PhD)

Taught at the University of Michigan (1969-81) and New York University (1981-present)

Research Interests

Persian and Arabic Manuscripts
History of Collecting

Sample Courses

Text and Image in Persian Manuscripts
The Qur’an and Material Culture
The Islamic Mediterranean in the time of the Crusades