Award and Lecture - George T. Scanlon Graduate Student Award in Arab and Islamic Civilizations (Cairo, 22 April 2017)


 
The American University in Cairo
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations
 
The George T. Scanlon Graduate Student Award in Arab and Islamic Civilizations
First Award Ceremony and Reception 
Saturday 22 April, 2017
Oriental Hall, AUC Tahrir Square Campus

Lecture — Enass Khansa, "Aesthetics and the Cenotaphic in Medieval Iberian Culture" (20 April 2017, Cambridge MA)

LECTURE—Enass Khansa, "Aesthetics and the Cenotaphic in Medieval Iberian Culture"

2016 – 2017 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture

The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents

Thursday, April 20, 2017

"Aesthetics and the Cenotaphic in Medieval Iberian Culture"

Enass Khansa

Harvard AKPIA Associate; Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University; The Santiago Cathedral Project (Spain)

Lectures are free and open to the public.

Call for Papers: International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA): Special Issue on Installing Islamic Art: Interior Space and Temporal Imagination

Call for Papers: International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA): Special Issue on Installing Islamic Art: Interior Space and Temporal Imagination

This special issue invites papers that explore the history, culture and politics of the interior space in the field of Islamic art and architecture from the eighteenth century to the present, as well as to those that extend discussion into the future.

Abstract submission deadline: 31 January 2017.

Lecture - Angela Andersen, "The Role and Meaning of the Alevi Cemevi: Islamic Congregational Architecture Outside the Mosque Paradigm” (5 Dec. Cambridge, U.S.)

From: Angela Andersen <angitect@mit.edu>
Date: November 26, 2016
 
Lecture - Angela Andersen, AKPIA @ MIT Postdoctoral Fellow
“The Role and Meaning of the Alevi Cemevi: Islamic Congregational Architecture Outside the Mosque Paradigm”
 
Free and open to the public
 
Cultures of Upheaval Series,
Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at MIT

Publication - Dissertation on the Architecture of Ottoman Caravanserais (in German) available online

Dear H-Net community,


I’m happy to inform you that my dissertation
Architektur Osmanischer Karawanseraien. Stationen des Fernverkehrs im Osmanischen Reich (Architecture of Ottoman Caravanserais. Stations for Long-Distance Traffic within the Ottoman Empire), Technische Universität Berlin, is available now as an Online Digital Resource. You can find the two volumes, and If interested download, here:

https://depositonce.tu-berlin.de/handle/11303/5872

CFP - CAA panel, New York, 2017: "Islamic Architecture and Contested Cultural Heritage in Africa and the Middle East"

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies,

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