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COLT0812 Storytellers, Editors, and Archivists in Modern Arabic Narrative

Kalila wa-Dimnah

Muhammad ibn Ahmad. Kalilah wa-Dimnah: Kalila Visits Imprisoned Dimna. Egypt or Syria, 1354-1355. Bodleian Library. Luna Collection.

Middle East Resources

For many resources on the Arab world, both in the library and online, please see Ian Straughn's Middle East Studies Subject Guide.


Panel lid, probably from Egypt. Second half of 8th century. wood and bone. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.