Lecture: “Ottoman Devotional Manuscripts: Study of a Corpus from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha”

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

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

5:30 – 7:00pm

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”

Harvard University, Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Leiden Lecture on Arabic Language and Culture | Feelings Matter: Emotions in Medieval Arabic

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

On 15 February 2018, LUCIS organizes the sixth Leiden Lecture on Arabic Language and Culture. Julia Bray, the Abdulaziz Saud AlBabtain Laudian Professor of Arabic at the University of Oxford will present this edition. The lecture will take place in the Small Auditorium of the Academy Building. Free drinks after the lecture.

 

 

Announcement Studienkurs Venedig 2018: Venedig und der Osten (Course Venice 2018: Venice and the East)

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
September 9, 2018 to September 17, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Italian History / Studies, Local History, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Announcement – Studienkurs Venedig 2018 (Course Venice 2018)

Venedig und der Osten (Venice and the East)

Organizer: Deutsches Studienzentrum in Venedig

 

Medieval Midlands Postgraduate Conference: Nottingham 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 23, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Medieval Midlands (supported by the AHRC Midlands 3 Cities consortium) is pleased to invite proposals for papers, posters, workshops and round tables for the third Medieval Midlands Postgraduate Conference, to be held at the University of Nottingham, 4th-5th May 2018.

Publishing opportunity

Type: 
Call for Publications
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, World History / Studies

Scott E. Hendrix of Carroll University (USA) will be editing a volume of the “cultural history of the universe” with a focus on the middle ages. The chapters I need authors for are below:

1.             Theories of the Universe

2.             Models of the Universe

3.             The Universe and Human Destiny

4.             The Built Environment

5.             Travel and Mapping

6.             Reckoning and Keeping Time

7.             Representing the Universe

 

Call for Papers for the 7th International Conference on the Science of Computus in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, Galway 27-29 June 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2018
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, Languages, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Call for Papers for the 7th International Conference on the Science of Computus in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, Galway 27-29 June 2018

 

Professor Sir Barry Cunliffe, 'On the Ocean: The Mediterranean and the Atlantic from Prehistory to AD 1500'

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
January 23, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Maritime History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

FREE central London event

Talk & wine reception

17:15-18:30, 23 January 2018

Wolfson Room I, Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, London, WC1 7HU

Professor Sir Barry Cunliffe will be speaking about his new book, On the Ocean: The Mediterranean and the Atlantic from Prehistory to AD 1500.

The Textile Museum Journal, Call for Papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

The Textile Museum Journal is currently seeking papers and book reviews for publication consideration. Submissions based on original, scholarly research are accepted on a rolling basis.

For consideration in the upcoming volume 45 (2018), submissions must be received by April 1, 2018.

For submission guidelines, please visit our website: https://museum.gwu.edu/submit-research

CFP: North American Conference on British Studies (Providence, RI, Oct. 25-28, 2018): Submission site now open

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, British History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

The NACBS and its affiliate, the Northeast Conference on British Studies, seek participation by scholars in all areas of British Studies for the 2018 meeting in Providence, Rhode Island, from October 25-28. We solicit proposals for presentations on Britain, the British Empire, and the British world, including topics relating to component parts of Britain and on British influence (or vice versa) in Ireland, the Commonwealth, and former colonies in Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean (etc.) Our interests range from the medieval to the modern.

Loyalty to the British Monarchs c.1400-1688, University of Nottingham

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 24, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Registration is now open for the 'Loyalty to the British Monarcchs, c.1400-1688' conference, to be held at the University of Nottingham on Wednesday 24th January. The conference is free to attend and includes refreshments and a lunch, but we ask that delegates register through the conference website, which provides more information and a conference programme.

The conference convenors are Dr Matthew Ward and Matthew Hefferan.

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