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Recent Content

Lecture - Dr. P. Khosronejad, "Iranian Shiism, Persian Material Culture and Visual Piety" (University of Tulsa, April 3, 2017)

The University of Tulsa
The Department of Religion and Anthropology
Talk by Dr. Pedram Khosronejad
"Iranian Shiism, Persian Material Culture and Visual Piety"
April 3, 2017, 4 P.M.
Chapman Hall Auditorium.
 
Dr. Pedram Khosronejad
Farzaneh Family Scholar
Associate Director for Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies

LECTURE—Maryam Kamali, "The Madrasa in Iran and Baghdad under the Saljuqs" (Harvard, April 6, 2017)

 
LECTURE—Maryam Kamali, "The Madrasa in Iran and Baghdad under the Saljuqs"
 
2016 – 2017 AKPIA Lecture Series: A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
 
Thursday, April 6, 2017
"The Madrasa in Iran and Baghdad under the Saljuqs"
Maryam Kamali
Harvard AKPIA Associate
 
Lectures are free and open to the public.
They are held Thursdays, 5:30

Announcement - Virtual Tour Project (based on MWNF "Ayyubid Syria" travel book)

From: Eva Schubert <eva.schubert@museumwnf.net>
Date: March 21, 2017
 
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
 
First of all I would like to inform you about the success of our book on "Ayyubid Syria", which is part of the series "Islamic Art in the Mediterranean". During the last year we have been in touch with many Syrians who have been obliged to leave their country and who are now living in Europe.

Symposium - Writing/Curating the Middle East, March 31, 2017

From: Kishwar Rizvi <kishwar.rizvi@bulldogs.yale.edu>
Date: March 24, 2017
 
Symposium, Writing/Curating the Middle East
Friday, March 31, 2017, 9:00 am
 
“Writing/Curating the Middle East,” organized by the History of Art Department, the Yale University Art Gallery, and the Council on Middle East Studies, takes place on Thursday and Friday, March 30–31, 2017.

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