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 Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 44th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference

As part of its ongoing commitment to Byzantine studies, the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 44th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference to be held in San Antonio, TX, October 4–7, 2018. We invite session proposals on any topic relevant to Byzantine studies.

Publication announcement - The Aghlabids & Their Neighbors: Art and Material Culture in Ninth-Century North Africa

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the publication of The Aghlabids and their Neighbors: Art and Material Culture in Ninth-Century North Africa (Brill, November 2017). Complete information is available on the Brill website.

Script United: Safavid Iran, Ottoman Turkey, and Nasta’liq Calligraphy in the Sixteenth Century

"Script United: Safavid Iran, Ottoman Turkey, and Nasta’liq Calligraphy in the Sixteenth Century"

with Dr Simon Rettig (Freer Sackler Gallery, Washington)

on Friday 19th January 2018

from 6:30pm - 8:00pm

at the Bowland Auditorium, Berrick Saul Building, University of York, UK.

Attendance by free ticket only https://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/public-lectures/spring-18/script-united

 

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