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Call for Graduate Applications - Islamic Art & Architecture, The American University in Cairo (deadline: 1 April 2018)

The Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations (ARIC) at the American University in Cairo (AUC) is pleased to announce its Fall 2018 graduate admissions cycle.
AUC’s Islamic Art and Architecture faculty have been introducing students to the material culture of the Islamic world for over fifty years. Our access to the monuments we teach, our breadth of course offerings, and our world-class library make AUC’s program unique among English-language options in the field.

Lecture - “Evolution of Settlements and Socio-Economic Features in the Bukhara Oasis between Antiquity and Medieval period” (1 March 2018, Cambridge, MA)

2017 – 2018 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
March 1, 2018
5:30 – 7:00pm
Rocco Rante
Archaeologist, Department of Islamic Art, Louvre Museum
“Evolution of Settlements and Socio-Economic Features in the Bukhara Oasis between Antiquity and Medieval period”
Co-sponsored with the Committee on Medieval Studies at Harvard University
Harvard University, Real Colegi

Lecture - "Astronomy in the Service of Islam," David A. King (Wednesday, 7 March 2018, Al-Furqan headquarters, London)

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5:30PM - 7:30PM
Public Lecture by Professor David A. King
Emeritus Professor of the History of Science at the J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt
Al-Furqan Headquarters in London
22A Old Court Place
London W8 4PL