Open call for Assistant Editor at IJIA (voluntary position)

Founded in 2012, the International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA) publishes peer-reviewed articles on the urban design, architecture and landscape architecture of the historic Islamic world, encompassing the Middle East and parts of Africa and Asia, but also the more recent geographies of Islam in its global dimensions.

Online Course – Islam and Creativity in Popular Culture – 12, 19, and 26 September 2022

This is a three-day online course that addresses the many new expressions of mass mediated creative arts that make reference to Islam. These expressions may be motivated by a wish to express an Islamic interpretation or spirituality, but they may also be for other reasons, such as from anti-racism or critical perspectives. Muslims, as well as non-Muslims, take part in this ongoing art making process.

New Publication – Iranian / Persianate Subalterns in the Safavid Period: Their Role and Depiction Recovering ’Lost Voices, edited by Andrew J. Newman

Dear Colleagues,

I am delighted to announce this new publication: Iranian / Persianate Subalterns in the Safavid Period: Their Role and Depiction Recovering ’Lost Voices, edited by Andrew J. Newman.


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Announcement – Amanda Hannoosh Steinberg appointed Librarian for Islamic Art and Architecture, Harvard Fine Arts Library

Submitted by Shalimar Abigail Fojas White:

Dear colleagues,

I am pleased to announce that Amanda Hannoosh Steinberg will take on the role of Librarian for Islamic Art and Architecture at the Fine Arts Library on May 16, 2022.

New Publication – 'Fruit of Knowledge, Wheel of Learning' Essays in Honour of Carole and Robert Hillenbrand (Gingko Library)

Submitted by Frances Wilson:

New from Gingko Library:

'Fruit of Knowledge, Wheel of Learning' 

Essays in Honour of Carole and Robert Hillenbrand (2 volumes)

Edited by Ali Ansari and Melanie Gibson

Published April 2022 by Gingko Library, London


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