History of Art & Architecture

2014 Feb 21

Medieval Anatolian Travel from A to Z

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CMES, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sohbet-i Osmani is pleased to present

Medieval Anatolian Travel from A to Z:

Artuqid Bridges, Beasts of Burden, Caravanserais, Dromedaries, Electuaries, Fleas, Gulams, Hospitality, İğdiş, Jalal al-Din Karatay, Khan al-Arman, Lajazzo, Mamluks, Niğde, Orpiment, Pilgrimage, Qazzaz, Razzias, Sinop, Türkmen and Tulu, Underwriting, Venetians, Waqfiyyas, Xanadu, Yol, Zibaldone da Canal... Read more about Medieval Anatolian Travel from A to Z

Essay for Metropolitan Museum of Art Timeline by CMES PhD Student

January 14, 2011

Yasmine Al-Saleh, a student in CMES’s joint PhD program in History of Art and Architecture & Middle East Studies, has written a thematic essay on “Amulets and Talismans from the Islamic World” for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s online Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. Al-Saleh selected the images of objects from the museum’s collection to accompany the essay, which she wrote as part of her fall 2009 fellowship with the museum.

The Heilbrunn Timeline is an online...

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30 Mosques in 30 Days Covered in Harvard Crimson

October 27, 2010

A talk at Harvard by Aman Ali and Bassam Tariq, creators of the 30 Mosques, 30 States project, was covered in a recent article in the Harvard Crimson. The talk, which took place on October 19, 2010, was sponsored by the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program at Harvard, The Harvard Islamic Society, The Shura Council, The Pluralism Project, and The Islam in the West Program.

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