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Video Interview with Olav Elgvin

Post doc Olav Elgvin in the CanCode project talks about his research in an interview with Prof. Mohammad Gharaibeh (Humboldt, Berlin)

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In this Youtube video interview our post-doc Olav Elgvin talks with the German professor of Islamic Studies Mohammad Gharaibeh about his post-doc project and the larger cancode project. Elgvin discusses what translation can tell us about canonization: If a text is chosen for translation into Norwegian, does that mean that Muslim communities regard it as more canonical?

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