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Paul M. Cobb
Professor of Islamic History | Medievalist | Farmer | Film Geek | Author: Race for Paradise, etc | Translator: Book of Contemplation, etc
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Paul M. Cobb 35m
Monk, Medievalist, Bookseller, King. It’s the post-Bond roles I’ll remember him for. RIP.
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Paul M. Cobb 17h
ME: hey we’re having a glass of wine at like 7 but we’ll be done by 8:00. TWEEN CHARGE™️: Jeez how much wine are you drinking?!
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Paul M. Cobb 23h
Oh no. Christine, you have all my support. I am so very sorry about this.
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Paul M. Cobb 24h
Replying to @cobbpasha
Still waiting for the Penguin Book of Dungeons tho
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Paul M. Cobb 24h
Cannot WAIT for this!! 🐉
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 30
Replying to @ProfIRMF @vox_magica
👆🏻this is the correct take
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 29
Replying to @Andrew_Ervin
OMG same!
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 29
Replying to @ShazzShams
Miss you all too!
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 29
Replying to @ShazzShams
👋🏻
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Hassam Munir Oct 29
History is a humbling subject.
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Daniel LaChance Oct 28
My department is hiring a scholar of pre-20th century Native American History! This is a named chair to be held at the rank of associate or full professor. Reviews of applications begin 1/4. More information here:
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 29
Replying to @katemond @pompei79
Coward!
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 28
Replying to @katemond @pompei79
Stop complaining!
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 28
A wonderful post about Hungarian Turkology, vampires, and all manner of spooky things. And while Ármin Vámbéry was no direct source for Stoker, it’s no accident that he named Van Helsing’s colleague “Arminius of Buda-Pesth University”.
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Nadja Danilenko Oct 28
Drum roll: MY BOOK IS PUBLISHED 🥳 Let's celebrate the launch on Nov 13! With as moderator, it'll be a blast! To register, please rsvp by Nov 10 👇
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Women Historians of the Middle East Oct 27
Hi Twitter! 🙋🏻‍♀️ We’re finally here!! We are excited to have this new space to share updates on our members, their publications, our awards, our annual meeting at & more! Follow along and spread the word!
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Scribe Video Center Oct 28
WHYY-TV12's broadcast of 2018-2019 Precious Places Community History Project films continues this evening with works from the Philadelphia Student Union and the Hayti Historical Society. Tune in at 7:30PM!
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Councilmember Jamie Gauthier Oct 28
All eyes are on Philadelphia right now. So, what are we going to do? How will we respond in a way that reflects the gravity of this situation, creates accountability, and ultimately leads to justice? Read my op-ed in the ⬇️
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Ryan Godfrey Oct 27
Hey it's the LAST DAY to request a mail-in ballot in PA. Request it (& return it) in person if possible—mail will not do the job at this point. In Philly, these satellite election offices are open until the last voter who shows up by 5:00 pm gets a ballot.
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Paul M. Cobb Oct 26
Replying to @nasserrabbat
Anything’s possible in the logic of American toponymy!
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