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Writings in progress and forthcoming publications

My manuscripts, lectures/conferences, and written works in progress.
(So in debate through the forum at the bottom of each page).

One day, this page will be empty, and I will be so glad.


What lies behind a fruit crop variety name? A case study of the barnī date palm from al-‘Ulā oasis, Saudi Arabia

Tuesday 24 May 2022 - Muriel Gros-Balthazard , Vincent Battesti , Jonathan M. Flowers , Sylvie Ferrand , Matthieu Breil , Sarah Ivorra , Jean-Frédéric Terral , Michael Purugganan , Rod A. Wing , Nahed Mohammed , Yann Bourgeois

Art. in Plants, People, Planet journal, special issue “Fruits in Focus”
Accepted, forthcoming.


Learning the senses, learning through the senses: anthropology of sensory perceptions

Tuesday 1 October 2019 - Vincent Battesti , Joël Candau

Edited book [in French] on sensory enskilment, with Joël Candau.
Work in progress.


Conditions and modalities of sensory enskilment: an anthropological disputatio

Tuesday 26 September 2017 - Vincent Battesti , Joël Candau

Introductory text (in French) written with Joël Candau for an edited book on sensory learning, coordinated with Joël Candau.
Currently being submitted to the publishing house.


What does domestication mean for a Saharan oasis date palm?

Monday 5 May 2014 - Vincent Battesti

Art. (in English) in progress


Plant Cosmopolitism and Social Extraterritoriality: a Modern History of Ornamental Gardens in Egypt

Tuesday 18 March 2014 - Vincent Battesti

Text (in French) in progress (to be finalized).


Use of public spaces in Cairo, Gardening Natures and Downtown area [temporary title]

Wednesday 19 July 2006 - Vincent Battesti

Book (in French) in development…


The space of a nature: Ethnoecology of the oasis of Siwa (Egypt) [temporary title]

Wednesday 19 July 2006 - Vincent Battesti

Book (in French) in progress…


Repertoire of gestures of Cairo [temporary title]

Friday 8 July 2005 - Vincent Battesti , Thierno Youla Sylla

Pending work…


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