SOAS University of London

Department of the Languages and Cultures of the Near and Middle East

Helen Blatherwick

BA, PhD (London)
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Authored Books

Blatherwick, Helen (2016) Prophets, Gods and Kings in Sīrat Sayf ibn Dhī Yazan: An Intertextual Reading of an Egyptian Popular Epic. Leiden; Boston: Brill.


Blatherwick, Helen (2018) 'Textual Silences and Literary Choices in al-Kisāʾī’s Account of the Annunciation and the Birth of Jesus'. Arabica, (66) 1, pp 1-42. [Forthcoming]

Blatherwick, Helen (2017) 'Solomon Legends in Sirat Sayf ibn Dhi Yazan'. Mizan Journal for the Study of Muslim Societies and Civilizations, (2) 1.

Edited Books or Journals

Blatherwick, Helen and Toorawa, Shawkat M., (eds.), (2014) 'The Qur'an in Modern World Literature' Special issue of Journal of Qur'anic Studies, 16:3.. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.


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