H-Net's network on modern & contemporary art from the Arab world, Iran, and Turkey

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H-AMCA

H-AMCA is a network devoted to the study of modern and contemporary art from the Arab world, Iran, and Turkey. We aim to create a network of interested scholars and organizations to enable historians and other scholars to easily communicate current research and teaching interests, and to promote scholarly cooperation between both persons and organizations.

Recent Content

JOBS: Job Listing of Interest

Arkansas State University - Tenure track Assistant Professor, History
<http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48739>

DePauw University - Middle Eastern History, Term Position
<http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48717>

Tel Aviv University - Tenured or tenure-track position in the History
of the Arab Middle East of the 20th
<http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48653>

ANN: H-Net Reviews of Interest

Heather N. Keaney. Medieval Islamic Historiography: Remembering Rebellion. New York: Routledge, 2013. xx + 187 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-82852-9.

Reviewed by Shari Silzell (History Department - University of Texas at Austin)
Published on H-Mideast-Medieval (April, 2014)
Commissioned by Christine D. Baker

http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=40167

JOB: Research Officers (one year fixed term) - Islamic Intellectual History

Research Officers (one year fixed term) - Islamic Intellectual History

University Grade 7, £29,837 – £33,562 per annum

Publication: Two New Books on Music in the Arab World

 The Arab Avant-Garde - Music, Politics, Modernity (Wesleyan University Press) Ten articles about new musical positions in the Arab World.  All Info Here: http://norient.com/blog/the-arab-avant-garde/ 

Local Music Scenes and Globalization: Transnational Platforms in Beirut (Routledge): This book offers the first in-depth study of experimental and popular music scenes in Beirut.

See info Here: http://norient.com/academic/beirut/

   

Deadline Extended: 2014 International Neighbourhood Symposium

2014 International Neighbourhood Symposium

“Exploring the Challenges of Political and Social Change in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South”

Heybeliada, Turkey

24 – 29 June 2014

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University will host the 4th International Neighbourhood Symposium at Heybeliada, Turkey between Tuesday, 24 June and Sunday, 29 June 2014.  This year’s Symposium will focus on “Exploring the Challenges of Political and Social Change in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South”.