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

CFP: Open Access Series at Hazine

How do you employ open access technologies in building community archives? What principles do you take to consideration when building accessible resources for communities, including for those with disabilities? Hazine is seeking 4 pieces on the open access movement concerning archives and resources from or pertaining to the Maghreb, Mashriq, East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Turkey, or Iran.

CFP: Edited Volume: Queer Contemporary Art of Southwest Asia and North Africa

Drs. Anne Marie Butler (Kalamazoo College) and Sascha Crasnow (University of Michigan) invite contributions for consideration to be published in an edited volume on queer visual art from the South West Asia North Africa reigon and its diaspora. The book, tentatively titled Queer Contemporary Art of Southwest Asia and North Africa: Beyond Borders and Binaries, will be published open access in the Critical Studies in Architecture of the Middle East series from Intellect Books, which is edited by Drs. Christiane Gruber (University of Michigan) and Mohammad Gharipour (Morgan State University).

ANN: FIRST IMPRESSIONS: PRINT MEDIA IN THE MODERN ISLAMIC WORLD (April 9)

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: PRINT MEDIA IN THE MODERN ISLAMIC WORLD

Mira Xenia Schwerda, Harvard University
Hala Auji, American University of Beirut
Yasemin Gencer, Indiana University
Aditi Chandra, University of California-Merced
Elizabeth Rauh, American University in Cairo

Friday, April 9th, 12:00pm ET

[Webinar] Silsila Spring 2021 Lecture Series, Translations