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Department of the History of Art and Archaeology, School of Arts

Islamic Art Circle Lectures

Chaired by Professor Scott Redford

The first two lectures will be held in Lecture Theatre DLT (the former G2) just behind the main reception desk where you sign in

All subsequent lectures begin at 7.00 p.m. in the Khalili Lecture Theatre (Main School Lecture Theatre), Philips Building, SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H OXG.

For further information please contact Rosalind Wade Haddon: 01608 730769.

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Forthcoming Events

Bright Finds, Big City: Production and Trade in Medieval Ephesus (Turkey)

Dr Joanita Vroom, Associate Professor, Faculty of Archaeology, Near Eastern and Mediterranean Archaeology, Leiden University
17 February 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Fifth Bahari Foundation Lecture in Iranian Art and Culture

Dr Simon Rettig, Freer and Sackler Galleries Curatorial Fellow for the Arts of the, Islamic World, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

New Thoughts on the Freer's Khusraw u Shirin manuscript

16 March 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Travelling in Style along the Great Khurasan Road: ‘Palatial Caravanserais’ in Northeastern Iran 10th-13th Centuries CE

Dr Paul Wordsworth, University of Oxford
20 April 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Tughra-mania and Calligraphy During the Reign of Sultan Ahmed III (r. 1703-1730)

Dr Bora Keskiner
11 May 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friedrich Sarre and how Islamic Art Came to Berlin

Dr Julia Gonnella, Curator, Museum for Islamische Kunst, Berlin
8 June 2016, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM