Slade Lectures: 'Islam and Image: Beyond Aniconism and Iconoclasm', University of Oxford

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January 16, 2019 to March 6, 2019
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology


Professor Finbarr Barry Flood (New York University) will be speaking on ‘Islam and Image: Beyond Aniconism and Iconoclasm’


Wednesdays 5pm, Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6GG, United Kingdom


16 January The Making of an Image Problem

23 January Mimesis and Magic: The Lives of Images Revisited

30 January Regulating the Gaze in the Medieval Mosque

06 February Economies of Imaging: Bowls, Baths and Bazaars

13 February Grammars of Defacement: Censure and Redemption

20 February Figuring for Piety: Strategies of Negotiation (Followed by a drinks reception)

27 February Statue Histories: Iconoclasm as Anti-Colonialism

06 March Beyond Enlightenment? Towards a Conclusion (Followed by questions and a discussion)


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