Lectures - AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture, 2017 – 2018

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2017 – 2018 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
 
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
 
October 5, 2017
Keelan Overton, Independent Scholar
“The St. Andrews Qur’an Ongoing: Intervention and Biography between Iran and India”
Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA
 
October 19, 2017
Helen Philon, Independent Scholar
“Architecture on the Edge of the Muslim World: The Deccan during the 14th and 15th centuries”
Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA
 
November 2, 2017
Satoshi Kawamoto, Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science; Harvard AKPIA Associate
“On the Eve of Empire: Early Ottoman Palaces in Edirne and Istanbul”
Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA
 
November 16, 2017
Finbarr Barry Flood, William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of the Humanities, Institute of Fine Arts and Department of Art History, New York University
“Globalism Before Europe? Arabia, India and the Architecture of Medieval Ethiopia”
Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S010, Cambridge, MA
 
February 15, 2018
Mounia Chekhab Abudaya, Curator for Manuscripts and Western Mediterranean Collections, Museum of Islamic Art, Doha; Harvard AKPIA Associate
“Ottoman Devotional Manuscripts: Study of a Corpus from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha”
Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020, Cambridge, MA
 
March 1, 2018
Rocco Rante, Archaeologist, Department of Islamic Art, Louvre Museum
“Evolution of Settlements and Socio-Economic Features in the Bukhara Oasis between Antiquity and Medieval period”
Co-sponsored with the Committee on Medieval Studies
Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020, Cambridge, MA
 
March 22, 2018
Belgin Turan Özkaya, Professor of Architectural History, Middle East Technical University, Ankara; Harvard AKPIA Associate
“Itinerant Objects: British Museum and the Ottoman Response to Antiquity”
Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020, Cambridge, MA
 
April 5, 2018
Neşe Gurallar, Professor, Department of Architecture, Gazi University, Ankara; Harvard AKPIA Associate
“Kars: Russian Modernity on East Anatolia (1877-1917)”
Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020, Cambridge, MA
 
Lectures are free and open to the public. They are held Thursdays, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., at Harvard University locations listed for each date.
For further information, call 617-495-2355, email agakhan@fas.harvard.edu or visit: https://agakhan.fas.harvard.edu/news-events
View our previous lectures: https://agakhan.fas.harvard.edu/podcasts-0
 
 
Contact Info: 
Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University
History of Art and Architecture department
Two Arrow Street, Room 330A
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-495-2355