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

Elisabeth A. Fraser
Erin Hyde Nolan

Nolan on Fraser, 'Mediterranean Encounters: Artists between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774-1839'

Elisabeth A. Fraser. Mediterranean Encounters: Artists between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774-1839. University Park: Penn State University Press, 2017. Illustrations. 320 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-07320-0.

Reviewed by Erin Hyde Nolan (Maine College of Art) Published on H-AMCA (April, 2018) Commissioned by Nisa Ari (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

CFP: April 1st proposal deadline for Family Photography in the Middle East/ West Asia!

Deadline for Proposals is APRIL 1st!

Call for Proposals—Family Photography in the Middle East / West Asia
For a Special Issue of the Trans Asia Photography Review: Family Photography
Fall 2018
Guest edited by Deepali Dewan (Royal Ontario Museum / University of Toronto)