francesca badini

She graduated in Philosophy at University of Trento with a thesis in Islamic Thought and she got the MA’s degree in Oriental Studies with a thesis in History of Islam at University of Bologna.

Since 2018 she is working at the Foundation for Religious Studies “Giovanni XXIII”, where she is PhD student (October 2019). In February 2019 she attended a course of Arabic in Abjadiyya Institute (Fez) and she was part of the delegation that went to the Book Fair in Casablanca; in April she was part of the delegation that went to the Book Fair in Tunis. In June she attended the MisSmo Summer School in Rome and in July she went to IQSA International Conference in Tangier. Her research is focused on Qur’anic Studies, in particular on A Thematic Commentary on the Qur’an written by Muhammad al-Ghazālī (d. 1996).