The purpose of H-Shehr is to facilitate scholarly discussion and collaboration on the complex processes through which gendered, classed, and raced citizen-subjects have negotiated and been the object of urban projects in North Africa, the Middle East and South Asia.
H-Shehr is currently looking for new editors to take over the network and take an active role in developing new online materials and resources for the field. We also looking for contributors, bloggers, discussants, resources gatherers, etc. If you are interested in helping build this site, please contact Patrick Cox, H-Net's Vice-President for Networks, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please find attached the official program for our upcoming conference, "Ambivalent Legacies: Memory and Amnesia in Post-Habsburg and Post-Ottoman Cities." The conference will take place this week at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity in Goettingen, Germany.
Call for Papers for the Panel:
Identities and the Cities: Urban Transformations, Transition and Change in Urban Image Construction
As part of the 6th Euroacademia International Conference
‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’
Florence, Italy, 22 - 23 June 2017
Deadline: 10th of May 2017
LECTURE—Enass Khansa, "Aesthetics and the Cenotaphic in Medieval Iberian Culture"
2016 – 2017 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
Thursday, April 20, 2017
"Aesthetics and the Cenotaphic in Medieval Iberian Culture"
Harvard AKPIA Associate; Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University; The Santiago Cathedral Project (Spain)