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Recent Content

Exhibition - "Princeton's Great Persian Book of Kings" (Princeton University Art Museum, Oct '15 - Jan '16)

An exhibition entitled "Princeton's Great Persian Book of Kings," focusing on the so-called Peck Shahnama (made in Shiraz, 998/1589-90 and illustrated with 48 paintings), will be on view at Princeton University Art Museum, 3 October 2015 - 24 January 2016. The show is accompanied by a catalogue written by guest curator Marianna Shreve Simpson and with an essay on the manuscript's extensive marginalia by Louise Marlow.  

Call for Session Proposals - Society of Architectural Historians Annual Conference (Glasgow, 2016)

Society of Architectural Historians
2017 Annual International Conference
Glasgow, Scotland, June 7-11

Conference Chair: Sandy Isenstadt, SAH 1st Vice President-Elect, University of Delaware
Submission Deadline: January 16, 2016

CFP - The End of the World: a Universal Imagination

The End of the World, a Universal Imagination
International Symposium
Nantes, France
June 8th-10th 2016
-          Dr. Pedram Khosronejad (Institut du Pluralisme Religieux et de l’Athéisme, MSH-Nantes, France)
-          Dr. Nicolas Roussiau (Université de Nantes, Laboratoire de Psychologie des Pays de la Loire, Nantes, France)
Keynote speakers:
-          Prof.