Welcome to H-Mideast-Medieval, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-MidEast-Medieval is a digital network for scholars and others interested in the study of the Islamic lands of the Middle East during the medieval period (defined roughly as 500-1500 C.E.). The network is sponsored by Middle East Medievalists (MEM).
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Call for Papers: Epigrams on Art in Byzantium, Kalamazoo 2015
Organizer and presider: Dr. Ivan Drpić, University of Washington, Seattle
Sponsor: Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture
Papers are invited for Epigrams on Art in Byzantium, a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, May 14–17, 2015.
Below is the schedule for our upcoming conference at the University of Cambridge on 1-2 September. Registration (including sandwich lunch, coffee/tea, and drinks on both days) is £5. Those wishing to attend are requested to register their interest at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Authors, Editors and Audiences of Medieval Middle Eastern Texts
Venue: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge CB3 9DA
Sorry for cross-posting. Postdoctoral position in Arabic/Islamic Literary Studies The Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Denmark, invites applications for a 3-year postdoctoral position in Arabic/Islamic Literary Studies to be filled as soon as possible. The position is opened in the framework of the five-year research project “Islam in the Horn of Africa, A Comparative Literary Approach”, financed by the European Research Council with an advanced