Seeking papers for a special session proposal for the Modern Language Association's annual conference (January 3-6, 2019) on the topic of the aesthetics of terror in contemporary literature. Possible topics could include: narrative strategies of representing terror/terrorism, witnessing, the relationship between historical events and fiction, grief and mourning,time and violence, affect studies, fear and paranoia, legitimacy and illegitimacy, continuities and rupture.
THE BIBLE IN THE IBERIAN WORLD: FUNDAMENTS OF A RELIGIOUS MELTING POT (EABS)
Call for Papers - 2018 MESA Annual Meeting
Join the Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies at George Mason University for a lecture by renowned scholar and curator Muhammad Isa Waley on "The Study of Manuscripts and its Importance for Research on Islamic Literature and Culture"
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CALL FOR PAPERS: Indiana Univeristy's Graduate Students in African Studies Eight Annual Symposium will be held on March 23 and 24. This year's topic is Non-Europhone Sources and Knowledge Production about Africa in the 21st Century featuring Dr. Fallou Ngom as keynote speaker. Dr. Ngom is a Professor of Anthropology and Director of the African Studies Department at Boston University.
I am organizing a Special Session for the 2018 South Central Modern Language Association meeting to be held in San Antonio, Texas, 11-14 October 2018. I am hoping to find two more papers to fill this Special Session panel.
Papers for this panel will illustrate the diverse ways that women have found to participate in western and/or non-western religious practices across time and cultures.
Please note revised location for all spring AKPIA lectures at Harvard University
2017 – 2018 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
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”