Lectures, News & Events

AKPIA Lectures 2018-19


September 20, 2018
“The Parthenon Mosque”
Elizabeth Key Fowden
Senior Researcher, Impact of the Ancient City, Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge
October 11, 2018
“Medieval Kashan: City of Scholars and Artisans”
Roy Mottahedeh
Gurney Professor of History, Emeritus, Department of History, Harvard University
November 8, 2018
"Turkish Habits: Ottoman Fashion and Self-Fashioning on the World Stage"
Ünver Rüstem
Assistant Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture, Johns Hopkins University; Harvard AKPIA Fellow
February 7, 2019
“Drawings and Models: Architectural Processes in a Seventeenth Century Book on Ottoman Architecture”
Gül Kale
Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellow in Art History; Harvard AKPIA Associate
March 14, 2019
“The Concept of ‘Persianate’ as Applied to Delhi Sultanate Architecture and Décor”
Yves Porter
Professor of Islamic Art History, Aix-Marseille Université, Institut Universitaire de France
Co-Sponsored with the Committee on Medieval Studies
April 4, 2019
“The Uses of Antiquities: Archaeology, Museums, and Diplomacy in Pre-colonial Tunisia”
Ridha Moumni
Curator and cultural advisor, Tunis; Harvard AKPIA Fellow
Lectures are free and open to the public. They are held Thursdays, 6:00—7:30pm, at the Real Colegio Complutense, 26 Trowbridge Street, Cambridge, MA
For further information, call 617-495-2355 or email agakhan@fas.harvard.edu


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