Vol. 19 No. 1 June 2013
Dr. Igor A. Alimov — Head of the Department of East and Southwest Asia of the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Russian Academy of Sciences, specialist in Far Eastern ethno‑cultural texts, author of the series of monographs in the field.
Prof. Dr. Efim A. Rezvan — Deputy Director of the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Russian Academy of Sciences (St. Petersburg), specialist in Arabic and Islamic studies, author of a number of monographs and numerous articles in the field of Qur’ānic studies and history of the Russian‑Arabic relations.
Dr. Maryam E. Rezvan — Head of the Department of Central Asia Ethnography of Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Russian Academy of Sciences (St. Petersburg), specialist in the Qur’ānic studies and Islamic magic, author of a monograph and a series of articles in the field.
Mrs. Tamara A. Tchernaja — Head Librarian, curator of manuscript collection and collection of rare books of the Komarov Botanical Library (botanical department of the Library of the Russian Academy of Sciences). Specialist in the field of botanical illustration, author of many articles, co-author and author some monographs in the field.
Dr. Yujun Yang — East Asian Studies, Princeton University. Associate Professor in Dept. of Chinese, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan. Research interests include festival studies, folklore, and classical Chinese literature. Primary teaching area: Chinese popular literature, folklore, and festivity.
Prof. (CN) Dr. phil. Gabriele Ziethen M. A. — profession and main subjects of research: Ancient history, history of diplomacy and trade; history of trade in the Red Sea region. Teaching cultural history as academic free‑lance scholar at several universities.
Notes to Contributors
Manuscripts must be written in English.
Manuscripts must be clearly typewritten with numbered pages, double linespacing and wide margins throughout. The title should be as brief and informative as possible. The institute at which the work has been done should be indicated at the head of each paper. Authors are requested to include their e‑mail address if one is available.
Manuscripts should be sent in duplicate to the Editor‑in‑Chief: Dr. Efim A. Rezvan, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Russian Academy of Sciences, 3 Universitetskaya nab., 199034, St. Petersburg, Russia, e‑mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.