Lecture - The Qur'an of Uljaytu (York, 6 June 2018)

"The Qur'an of Uljaytu"
with Dr Alison Ohta (Director of Royal Asiatic Society), 6th June, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ University of York, UK.
 
The Mongol Ilkhanate (1256-1353) was established in north-west Iran after the invasions led by Hulegu, the grandson of Genghis-khan. Despite the initial destruction that the conquests brought, Ilkhanid rule heralded a period where the arts of the book flourished with the production of both religious and secular texts.

The Qur'an of Uljaytu - York Islamic Art Circle

"The Qur'an of Uljaytu"
with Dr Alison Ohta (Director of Royal Asiatic Society), 6th June, 6:30pm - 7:30pm @ University of York, UK.
 
The Mongol Ilkhanate (1256-1353) was established in north-west Iran after the invasions led by Hulegu, the grandson of Genghis-khan. Despite the initial destruction that the conquests brought, Ilkhanid rule heralded a period where the arts of the book flourished with the production of both religious and secular texts.

Call for Reviewers - H-Borderlands

Hello,

(Apologies for cross-posting) H-Borderlands is in need of reviewers for areas outside the Americas. 

Many books have come out in the last years on border studies, border-making, border-crossing and migration, smuggling, policing, and theory of borders. If you are interested in becoming an editor for an geographic area outside the Americas, please contact me. 

Thank you,

 

María de los Ángeles Picone (mapicone@emory.edu) - H-Borderlands Review Editor

 

 

New Open Access Book: Revolutionizing a World: From Small States to Universalism in the Pre-Islamic Near East

 

***We apologise for any cross-posting****

UCL Press is delighted to announce a brand new open access book that may be of interest to list subscribers: Revolutionizing a World: From Small States to Universalism in the Pre-Islamic Near East. Free download: https://goo.gl/ya77So

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[SHERA BUSINESS] SHERA-Sponsored Panel at ASEEES 2018 and runners-up

Dear Colleagues,

The SHERA Board is pleased to announce the SHERA-sponsored panel to be held at the meeting of ASEEES in Boston from December 6-10 as well as two runners-up. While ASEEES does not have a mechanism for noting runners-up in the convention's online or printed schedules, we would like to recognize particularly interesting panels as well as alerting the membership to their colleagues' current and ongoing research. Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit a panel.

Aleksanteri Institute Visiting Fellowships for 2018–2019 – apply by February 13th

The Aleksanteri Institute is pleased to invite applications for its Visiting Fellowships for the academic year 2018–2019 from scholars holding a PhD degree and pursuing research that relates to the Institute's research profile. The Fellowship carries a monthly grant of 3300 euros to cover all of the expenses related to the research visit, which can range from one to three months.

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