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Conference: al-Murabitun (Granada, 19-22 October 2016)

alhambra-ceilingPalace of Charles V, Alhambra (Granada, Spain), October 19 – 22, 2016

Between 19th and 22nd October 2016, in the Palace of Charles V of the Alhambra in Granada, will be held the International Seminar “al-Murabitun. Noveno centenario del esplendor de un Imperio”, in memory of Professor Henri Terrasse. During the Seminar, many scholars from France, Morocco, United States, Spain and Portugal will get together in the ancient capital of the Almoravid Empire in the Iberian Peninsula, to commemorate the moment of the Almoravids’ maximal splendor. Never before it has taken place a scientific meeting of such characteristics about the Almoravids and, for this reason, the diverse perspectives targeted by the specialists will attract everyone who wishes to know better this dynasty, which had an outstanding place in our cultural history.

For more information, program view and matriculation, please, visit the UNIA site: