Alois Musil (ENG)

Pavel Žďárský (Orientální ústav)

The Academic Society of Alois Musil (ASAM) – ASAM unites researchers interested in the work of orientalist Professor Alois Musil. It extensively generates publications, exhibitions and organises lectures with the aim of popularising the personality of Professor Musil and his work. The Society also analyses Musil’s scholarly works in the context of research activities of his contemporaries as well as the latest findings. It is also aided by studying and researching locations in the Middle East, known to and travelled to by Alois Musil, including film and photo-documentation. An important goal is to digitalise documents connected with the scientific work and life of Alois Musil. More at