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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

 

Publication Announcement - New volume in the Bibliotheca Maqriziana series

Dear colleagues,

As series editor of the Bibliotheca Maqriziana, it is my pleasure to announce the publication of a new volume. This volume is the first of the Opera maiora subseries:

Al-Maqrīzī’s al-Ḫabar ʿan al-bašar, Vol. V, Section 4: Persia and Its Kings, Part I. Edited and translated by Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila. Leiden and Boston: Brill, December 2017 (Bibliotheca Maqriziana, vol. 5).

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