School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Zhicheng Ye

Key information

PhD Candidate (SOAS, University of London), MSc (University of Edinburgh), BA (University of Washington)
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Internal Supervisors
Professor Hugh N Kennedy


Zhicheng is a PhD student at SOAS, University of London.

Before joining SOAS, he obtained his master’s degree on Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic from University of Edinburgh. He is from Nanchang, a beautiful riverside city in southern China. He greatly enjoys reading and traveling.

Research interests

Abbasid Iraq, Sufism, Shiism, Abbasid urbanization

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