KRC RESEARCH SEMINARS: THE ARCHAEOLOGY AND MATERIAL CULTURE OF THE MEDIEVAL ISLAMIC WEST

Tuesdays, 2 PM, KRC Lecture Room 3 St John St, Oxford OX1 2LG THE ARCHAEOLOGY AND MATERIAL CULTURE OF THE MEDIEVAL ISLAMIC WEST   25 April:ʿAlā fuwīr Tuṭīla. Bilingual contracts and written culture during the Christian conquest of al-Andalus Mr Rodrigo García-Velasco Bernal • University of Cambridge • 2 May:The origins of royal funerary architecture in al-MaghribContinue reading “KRC RESEARCH SEMINARS: THE ARCHAEOLOGY AND MATERIAL CULTURE OF THE MEDIEVAL ISLAMIC WEST”

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Lebanese American University – Visiting faculty, Islamic Art & Architecture http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53872 Occidental College – ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN THE HISTORY OF ART OF ASIA http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53766 University of California – Riverside – Assistant Professor in Art and Material Culture of the Islamic World http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=54054 Swarthmore College – Assistant Professor of Architectural History http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=53811

BBC’s The Essay on medieval Islamic architecture

This major essay series continues as leading thinkers and practitioners share their knowledge and passion for the Golden Age of Islam. Dr. Sussan Babaie from the Courtauld Institute is an expert in Islamic architecture. She turns the spotlight on two significant monuments of the early medieval period in the Islamic world: the 10th century royalContinue reading “BBC’s The Essay on medieval Islamic architecture”