Lectures, News & Events

AKPIA Lecture Poster


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 21, 2019 * NEW DATE *
“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