Lindsay Weiler


California State University, Fullerton

Masters Student currently, going on to the PhD. Area of research is Early Modern Europe and Middle East, focusing on the diplomatic and trade relationship between the Sherley brothers of England, Jean Chardin of the Levant Company and France, and Shah Abbas I of the Persian Safavid Empire. Also, what role the notion of Orientalism and Renaissance self-fashioning played in relations between these two European countries and Persia.


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