Symposium – Shifting the Paradigm: New Studies in Islamic Art and Architecture in Honor of Prof. Gülru Necipoǧlu – September 8 & 9

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Shifting the Paradigm: New Studies in Islamic Art and Architecture

in Honor of Prof. Gülru Necipoǧlu

September 8 and 9, 2022

Please join us for a celebration of Professor Gülru Necipoǧlu’s thirty-five years of teaching at Harvard University. We will gather for two days of talks on Islamic art and architecture presented by her students.

 

Thursday September 8

9:20am-5:00pm

Boston College, Hill Family Conference Room, McMullen Museum of Art

2101 Commonwealth Avenue, room 111

Boston, MA 02135

 

Friday September 9

9:30am-5:00pm

Harvard University, Sackler Lecture Hall

485 Broadway, room 004 (basement)

Cambridge, MA 02138

 

The event program can be found here: https://agakhan.fas.harvard.edu/events

 

The event is open to the public and is sponsored by the Norma Jean Calderwood University Professorship in Islamic and Asian Art at Boston College and the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. Please contact Emine Fetvacı, Norma Jean Calderwood University Professor of Islamic and Asian Art, Boston College at fetvaci@bc.edu

 

List of speakers and panel chairs:

Speakers:

Persis Berlekamp

Chanchal Dadlani

Gwendolyn Collaço

Farshid Emami

Ahmet A. Ersoy

Bronwen Gulkis

Çiǧdem Kafescioǧlu

Peter Lu

Zeynep Oǧuz Kursar

Oya Pancaroǧlu

Ünver Rüstem

Mira Xenia Schwerda

Abbey Stockstill

Meredyth Winter

Suzan Yalman

 

Chairs and Moderators:

Ladan Akbarnia

Emine Fetvaci

Jennifer Pruitt

David Roxburgh

Yasmine al Saleh

Melis Taner

Deniz Türker

Zeynep Yūrekli Gürkay

 

https://agakhan.fas.harvard.edu/events