SOAS University of London

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

Scott Redford

  • Overview
  • Teaching
  • Publications

Overview

Teaching

Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Ilse Timperman, Early Niche Graves in the Turfan Basin and Inner Eurasia
  • Maurizia Onori, Neo-Mamluk and neo-Sicilian/Norman funerary monuments, nineteenth - twentieth century in Sicily

Inaugural Lecture

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Ways of Writing in Medieval Islam

Publications

Authored Books

Redford, Scott (2014) Legends of Authority: The 1215 Seljuk Inscriptions of Sinop Citadel, Turkey. Istanbul: Koç University Press.

Leiser, Gary and Redford, Scott (2008) Victory Inscribed: The Seljuk Fetihname on the Citadel Walls of Antalya, Turkey. Istanbul: AKMED. (Adalya Supplements, No. 7)

Redford, Scott (2000) Landscape and the State in Medieval Anatolia: Seljuk Gardens and Pavilions of Alanya, Turkey. Oxford: Arcaeopress. (BAR International Series; 893)

Redford, Scott (1998) The Archaeology of the Frontier in the Medieval Near East: Excavations at Gritille, Turkey. Philadelphia: University Museum Publications, University of Pennsylvania. (AIA Monograph Series; 3)

Edited Books or Journal Volumes

Redford, Scott, ed. (2014) Antioch on the Orontes. Early Explorations in the City of Mosaics. Istanbul: Koç University Press.

Redford, Scott and Ergin, Nina, eds. (2013) Cities and Citadels in Turkey: From the Iron Age to the Seljuks. Leuven: Peeters. (Ancient Near Eastern Studies Supplement Series; 40)

Redford, Scott and Ergin, Nina, eds. (2010) Perceptions of the Past in the Turkish Republic. Lueven: Peeters. (Ancient Near Eastern Studies Supplement Series; 31)

Book Chapters

Redford, Scott (2015) 'Intercession and Succession, Enlightenment and Reflection: The Inscriptional Program of the Karatay Madrasa, Konya.' In: Eastmond, Anthony, (ed.), Viewing Inscriptions in the Late Antique and Medieval World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 148-169.

Redford, Scott (2015) 'Medieval Arsenals in Anatolia: Sinop and Alanya.' In: Ladstätter, S. and Pirson, F. and Schmidts, T., (eds.), Harbors and Harbor Cities in the Eastern Mediterranean from Antiquity to Byzantium. Recent Discoveries and New Approaches. Ege Yayinlari, pp. 543-552. (Byzas; 19)

Redford, Scott (2014) 'Port Saint Symeon Ceramics and Cyprus.' In: Papanikola-Bakirtzi , Demetra and Coureas, Nicholas, (eds.), Cypriot Medieval Ceramics: Reconsiderations and New Perspectives. Nicosia: he Cyprus Research Centre and The A. G. Leventis Foundation, pp. 125-151.

Redford, Scott (2013) 'Mamālik and Mamālīk: Anatolian Seljuk Citadels and their Decorative and Inscriptional Programs.' In: Redford, Scott and Ergin, Nina, (eds.), Cities and Citadels in Turkey: From the Iron Age to the Seljuks. Leuven: Peeters, pp. 305-346. (Ancient Near Eastern Studies Supplement Series; 40)

Redford, Scott (2013) 'Constantinople, Konya, Conical Kiosks, Cultural Confluence.' In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Sevgi Gönül Byzantine Studies Conference. Istanbul: Vehbi Koç Foundation, pp. 48-54.

Redford, Scott (2012) 'Trade and Economy in Antioch and Cilicia in the 12th-13th Centuries.' In: Morrisson, Cécile, (ed.), Trade and Markets in Byzantium. Washington D.C. : Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, pp. 295-307. (Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Symposia and Colloquia; 4)

Redford, Scott (2012) 'Paper, Stone, Scissors: ‘Ismat al-Dunya wa’l-Din, ‘Ala’ al-Din Kayqubadh, and the Writing of Seljuk History.' In: Peacock, A.C.S. and Yıldız, S.N., (eds.), The Seljuks of Anatolia: Court and Society in the Mediaeval Middle East. London: I.B. Tauris, pp. 151-170.

Redford, Scott (2011) 'City Building in Seljuq Rum.' In: Lange, Christian and Mecit, Songul, (eds.), The Seljuqs: Politics, Society, and Culture. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 256-276.

Redford, Scott (2010) 'Some Problems of Anatolian Seljuk Inscriptions from Antalya and Alanya.' In: Doğan, Sema and Ötüken, Yıldız, (eds.), Bizans ve Çevre Kültürler: Yıldız Ötüken Armağanı. Istanbul: Vehbi Koç Vakfı, pp. 304-310.

Redford, Scott (2010) 'Maurozomes in Konya.' In: Proceedings of the First International Sevgi Gönül Byzantine Studies Symposium (Uluslararasi Sevgi Gönül Bizans Arastirmalari Sempozyumu Bildiriler). Istanbul: Vehbi Koç Foundation, pp. 48-50.

Redford, Scott (2006) 'Selçuklu Sarayları, Bahçeleri ve Kırsal Ortam [Seljuk Palaces, Gardens, and Landscape].' In: Peker, A.U. and Ocak, A.Y. and Bilici, K., (eds.), Anadolu Selçukluları ve Beylikler Dönemi Uygarlığı. Ankara: Ministry of Culture, pp. 291-303.

Redford, Scott (2006) 'Albert Gabriel, les turcs, et l’architecture seldjoukide.' In: Pinon, P., (ed.), Albert Gabriel: Architecte, archéologue, artiste, voyageur. Istanbul: Yapı Kredi, pp. 79-84.

Redford, Scott (2004) 'Byzantium and the Islamic World.' In: Evans, Helen C., (ed.), Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557). New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 389-396.

Redford, Scott (2004) 'On Saqis and Ceramics: Systems of Representation in the Northeast Mediterranean.' In: Weiss, Daniel H. and Mahoney, Lisa, (eds.), France and the Holy Land: Frankish Culture at the End of the Crusades. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, pp. 282-312.

Redford, Scott (2003) 'Archeology and Turkish Studies.' In: Quataert, Donald and Sayarı, Sabri, (eds.), Turkish Studies in the United States. Bloomington: Indian University Press, pp. 31-42. (Turkish Studies Series)

Articles

Redford, Scott (2012) 'Portable Palaces: On the Circulation of Objects and Ideas about Architecture in Medieval Anatolia and Mesopotamia.' Medieval Encounters, 18 (4-5). pp. 382-412.

Redford, Scott (2012) 'A Twelfth Century Iron Workshop at Kinet, Turkey.' Byzas, 15. pp. 385-392.

Redford, Scott (2010) 'Sinop in the Summer of 1215: The Beginning of Anatolian Seljuk Architecture.' Ancient Civilizations from Scythia to Siberia, 16 (1). pp. 125-538.

Redford, Scott (2009) 'The Inscription of the Kırkgöz Hanı and the Problem of Textual Transmission in Seljuk Anatolia.' Adalya, 12. pp. 347-359.

Redford, Scott (2008) 'A Newly Read Inscription on the Walls of Antalya, Turkey.' Muqarnas, 25. pp. 177-183.

Redford, Scott (2007) 'The Kıble Wall of the Kargı Hanı.' Adalya, 10. pp. 351-368.

Redford, Scott (2007) ''What Have You Done for Anatolia Today?’ Islamic Archaeology in the Early Years of the Turkish Republic.' Muqarnas, 24. pp. 243-252.

Redford, Scott (2007) 'Words, Books, and Buildings in Seljuk Anatolia.' International Journal of Turkish Studies, 13. pp. 7-16.

Redford, Scott (2007) 'Kinet Höyük’te Bulunan bir Kase [A Bowl Found at Kinet Höyük] Proceedings of an International Conference on Turkish Art and Archaeology Konya: Selçuk University.' Yeni Ipek Yolu-Konya Kitabi, 10. pp. 537-542.

Blackman, M. James and Redford, Scott (2005) 'Neutron Activation Analysis of Medieval Ceramics from Kinet, Turkey, especially Port Symeon Ware.' Ancient Near Eastern Studies, 42. pp. 83-186.

Redford, Scott (2005) 'A Grammar of Rum Seljuk Ornament.' Mésogeois, 25-26. pp. 283-310.

Redford, Scott and Ikram, Salima and Parr, Elizabeth M. and Beach, Timothy (2001) 'Excavations at Medieval Kinet, Turkey.' Ancient Near Eastern Studies, 38. pp. 58-138.

Redford, Scott (2000) 'Just landscape in medieval Anatolia.' Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes, 20 (4). pp. 313-324.

Redford, Scott and Blackman, M. James (1997) 'Luster and Fritware Production and Distribution in Medieval Syria.' Journal of Field Archaeology, 24 (2). pp. 233-247.

Redford, Scott (1995) 'Medieval Ceramics from Samsat, Turkey.' Archéologie islamique, 5. pp. 55-70.

Redford, Scott (1994) 'Thirteenth Century Rum Seljuq Palaces and Palace Imagery.' Ars Orientalis, 23. pp. 215-232.

Redford, Scott (1994) 'Ayyubid Glass from Samsat, Turkey.' Journal of Glass Studies, 36. pp. 81-91.

Blackman, M. James and Redford, Scott (1994) 'Glazed Calcareous Clay Ceramics from Gritille.' Muqarnas, 11. pp. 31-34.

Redford, Scott (1993) 'The Seljuks of Rum and the Antique.' Muqarnas, 10. pp. 148-156.

Redford, Scott (1991) 'The Alaeddin Mosque in Konya Reconsidered.' Artibus Asiae, 51. pp. 54-74.

Redford, Scott (1990) 'How Islamic Is It? The Innsbruck Plate and Its Setting.' Muqarnas, 7. pp. 119-135.

Redford, Scott (1986) 'Excavations at Gritille (1982-1984): The Medieval Period. A Preliminary Report.' Anatolian Studies, 36. pp. 103-136.

Book Reviews

Redford, Scott (2006) 'Review of: Serçe Limanı, an Eleventh-Century Shipwreck, Volume 1: The Ship and Its Anchorage, Crew, and Passengers by George F. Bass, Sheila D. Matthews, J. Richard Steffy, Frederick H. van Doorninck, Jr., Texas A & M University Press, 2004.' Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research , 341 . pp. 84-86.

Redford, Scott (2004) 'Review of: : The Archaeology of the Early Islamic Settlement in Palestine by Jodi Magness, Eisenbrauns, 2003.' American Journal of Archaeology , 108 (4). pp. 647-648.

Redford, Scott (2003) 'Review of: 'Excavations at Surt (Medinat al-Sultan) Between 1977 and 1981' by Géza Fehérvári, 'Abbas Hamdani, Masoud Shaghlouf, and Hal Bishop, edited by Elizabeth Savage. London: Department of Antiquities, Tripoli and the Society for Libyan Studies, 2002.' Ars Orientalis, 33 .

Redford, Scott (2002) 'Review of: A Historical Archaeology of the Ottoman Empire: Breaking New Ground by Uzi Baram, Lynda Carroll. New York: Kluwer, 2000.' Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research , 326 . pp. 101-103.

Redford, Scott (2000) 'Review of: Mittelalterliche Tierreliefs in Anatolien und Mesopotamien by Joachim Guerlichs. Tübingen: Ernst Wasmuth Verlag, 1996.' Artibus Asiae, 59 (3/4). pp. 320-322.

Redford, Scott (1998) 'Constructions of Power and Piety in Medieval Aleppo by Y. Tabbaa, Penn State University Press, 1997.' Ars Orientalis, 28 . pp. 117-118.

Redford, Scott and Moore, John (1997) 'Review of: Tille Hoyuk I: The Medieval Period by John Moore. Oxford: British Institute of Archaeology at Ankara, 1993.' American Journal of Archaeology, 101 (4). pp. 812-813.

Redford, Scott (1995) 'Review of: 'The Art of the Saljuqs in Iran and Anatolia' edited by R. Hillenbrand, Mazda Publishers, 1994.' MESA Bulletin, 29 .

Redford, Scott (1995) 'Review of: 'The Fort at Dereağzı and Other Material Remains in Its Vicinity: From Antiquity to the Middle Ages' edited by J. Morganstern. Tübingen: Ernst Wasmuth, 1993.' Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, 54 .

Redford, Scott (1988) 'Review of: Al-Fustat Its Foundation and Early Urban Development by W. Kubiak. The American University Press, Cairo, 1987.' MESA Bulletin, 22 .

Redford, Scott (1988) 'Review of 'Anadolu Kümbetleri. Selçuklu Dönemi' and 'Anadolu Selçuklu Mimarisi ve Moğollar' by O. Tuncer.' MESA Bulletin, 22 .

Redford, Scott (1987) 'Review of: 'Anadolu Selçuklu Sanatı Üzerine Görüşler' by S. Ögel.' MESA Bulletin, 1987 .

Redford, Scott (1986) 'Review of 'Türkiye Selçukluları Devrinde Konya' by T. Baykara. Ankara : Kültür ve Turizm bakanlığı, 1985.' MESA Bulletin .

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