Dear Pedram Khosronejad,
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Due to unexpected circumstances, the previously advertised lecture of Nada Shabout at Columbia University, originally scheduled for April 2, has been cancelled.
British Museum Press Release (26/03/15): New Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World to open in 2018 and ‘Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam’ is awarded the ISESCO-OCIS Prize for Educators.