Ulrich Marzolph, University of Göttingen, Germany
Ulrich Marzolph is a professor of Islamic studies at the University of Göttingen, Germany, and a senior member of the editorial committee of the Enzyklopädie des Märchens. He specializes in the narrative culture of the Islamic Near and Middle East, with particular emphasis on Arab and Persian folk narrative and popular literature. His publications include The Arabian Nights Encyclopedia (together with Richard van Leeuwen, 2004), the edited volumes The Arabian Nights Reader (2006) and The Arabian Nights in Transnational Perspective (2007), and the continuously updated online Arabian Nights Bibliography.
Regina F. Bendix, University of Göttingen, Germany
Regina F. Bendix is a professor of Cultural Anthropology/European Ethnology at the University of Göttingen, Germany. Among her areas of interests are the ethnography of communication and narrative research, history of scholarship, as well as the intersection of culture, politics and economics. Her publications include In Search of Authenticity (1997) and the co-edited volumes A Companion to Folklore (together with Galit Hasan-Rokem, 2012) and Heritage Regimes and the State (together with Aditya Eggert and Arnika Peselmann, 2013).
Cristina Bacchilega, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, Honolulu, Hawai’i Michael Foster, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana Pauline Greenhill, The University of Winnipeg, Canada Donald Haase, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan Galit Hasan-Rokem, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel Frank Korom, Boston University, Massachusets Kirin Narayan, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Máiréad NicCraith, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland Dorothy Noyes, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio Diarmuid ÓGiolláin, University of Notre Dame, Indiana Laura Stark, University of Jyväskylä, Finland Ingrid Tomkowiak, Universität Zürich, Switzerland Ülo Valk, University of Tartu, Estonia Francisco Vaz da Silva, Lisbon, Portugal Mike Wilson, Loughborough University, United Kingdom