2019 – 2020 Harvard University Aga Khan Program Lecture Series
A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
March 5, 2020
“Between Khurasan, Iraq, Egypt and al-Andalus: New Thoughts on the Processes of Commissioning Caliphal Works Under the Early Islamic Caliphates”
Associate Professor, Department of Art History, Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar; Harvard AKPIA Fellow
SUNIL KUMAR: SPECIAL GUEST LECTURES FOR THE AKPIA SERIES
Professor, History of Medieval India, History Department Head, Delhi University
Co-sponsors, Standing Committee on Medieval Studies; Inner Asian and Altaic Studies
Lecture 1: March 31, 2020
“The Creation and Representation of Order: Ghiyas al-Din Tughluq’s Tughluqabad”
Lecture 2: April 2, 2020
“Reconstituting the Archive of Hazrat-i Dehli: The Sultans, the Sufis and the Riverine Plain of Delhi”
These two lectures are held at 6:00pm, in the Sackler Basement Auditorium
April 23, 2020 rescheduled: previously Oct 17, 2019
"Qusayr 'Amra: The Pandora's Box of Early Islamic Aesthetics"
Faculty Fellow, Silsila: Center for Material Histories, New York University
Lectures are open to the public and are held 6:00-7:30pm, in the Arthur M. Sackler Building, Room 422, 485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA. The two Special Guest Lectures will be held in the Sackler Basement Auditorium.
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