Hybrid Event – "A Hidden Empire: Ibadi Control of the Trans-Saharan and Indian Ocean Slave Trades, c. 760–1055 CE" (NYU Silsila) – February 8

"A HIDDEN EMPIRE: IBADI CONTROL OF THE TRANS-SAHARAN AND INDIAN OCEAN SLAVE TRADES, c. 760-1055 CE"

Kristina Richardson, University of Virginia.

Online and in person at New York University's Hagop Kevorkian Centre, 50 Washington Square S, New York 100012

Wednesday, February 8th, 6:30pm EST

Part of the NYU Silsila Spring 2023 Program

Webinar – "WORKING METALS, MOVING BODIES: MORTARS AND DRUMS FROM AFGHANISTAN TO ANATOLIA IN THE 12TH AND 13TH CENTURIES" (Silsila, NYU) – November 16

Shared by Barry Flood:

"WORKING METALS, MOVING BODIES: MORTARS AND DRUMS FROM AFGHANISTAN TO ANATOLIA IN THE 12TH AND 13TH CENTURIES"

Persis Berlekamp, University of Chicago

Webinar, Wednesday, November 16th, 12:30pm EST

Part of the NYU Silsila Fall 2022 Series, Body and Senses

Webinar – "BLEEDING FINGERS AND FAILING EYES: LOCATING THE BODY OF THE ARTISAN IN THE STUDY OF ISLAMIC ART" (Silsila NYU) – November 9

Shared by Barry Flood:

"BLEEDING FINGERS AND FAILING EYES: LOCATING THE BODY OF THE ARTISAN IN THE STUDY OF ISLAMIC ART"

Marcus Milwright, University of Victoria

Part of the Silsila Fall 2022 series, Body and Senses

Wednesday, November 9nd 12.30-2.30 EST

Online and In Person at New York University (Room 222, 20 Cooper Square, NY 10003)

Webinar – "THE SOUNDS OF THE DALĀʾIL AL-KHAYRĀT AND ITS HARAMAYN IMAGES" (Silsila NYU) – November 2

Submitted by Barry Flood:

New York University, Silsila: Center for Material Histories

"THE SOUNDS OF THE DALĀʾIL AL-KHAYRĀT AND ITS HARAMAYN IMAGES"

Sabiha Göloğlu, University of Michigan & University of Hamburg

Part of the Silsila Fall 2022 series, Body and Senses

Wednesday, November 2nd 12.30-2.30 EDT

Hybrid Workshop – "BODY AS MACHINE: MECHANICAL DEVICES IN ISLAMIC LANDS" Silsila Fall 2022 Series, Body and Senses, event co-sponsored by NYU's Hagop Kevorkian Center

Submitted by Barry Flood:

Workshop "BODY AS MACHINE: MECHANICAL DEVICES IN ISLAMIC LANDS" Silsila Fall 2022 Series, Body and Senses, event co-sponsored by NYU's Hagop Kevorkian Center

Webinar – "Baraka Bodies: Presence, Absence, and Object Agency in South Asian Shi'i Materiality" (NYU Silsila) – October 12

Submitted by Barry Flood:

New York University, Silsila: Center for Material Histories

"BARAKA BODIES: PRESENCE, ABSENCE, AND OBJECT AGENCY IN SOUTH ASIAN SHIʿI MATERIALITY"

[Silsila Fall 2022 Series]


Karen Ruffle, University of Toronto

Wednesday, October 12th, 12:30pm EDT

[Webinar] Silsila Fall 2022 Lecture Series, Body and Senses

Webinar – "Olfaction in the Medieval Islamic World: Perfumes, Incense, and Material Cultures" Silsila: Center for Material Histories (NYU) – September 14

Submitted by Barry Flood:

New York University, Silsila: Center for Material Histories

"Olfaction in the Medieval Islamic World: Perfumes, Incense, and Material Culture" [Silsila Fall 2022 Series]

Sterenn Le Maguer-Gillon, CEFREPA/Institut Catholique de Paris

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