The Ottoman and Turkish Studies Seminar, Columbia University is holding a conference on ‘Visual Sources in Late Ottoman History‘ on 20 April 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 15 November 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
Volume 91 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Schminken, Düfte und Räucherwerk der Jemenitinnen : Lexikon der Substanzen, Utensilien und Techniken‘ by Hanne Schönig is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
There will be a workshop from 25-26 August 2017 on ‘Global Dynamics of Debating and Concluding Shia Marriages‘. Abstracts can be sent until 1 October 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.
Volume 61 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Bamberger Symposium: Rezeption in der islamischen Kunst : vom 26.6. – 28.6.1992‘, ed. by Barbara Finster, Ch. Fragner and H. Hafenrichter is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The ‘Fourth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies‘ will take place in Chester from 11-13 April 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 30 November 2016.
- Qur’anic studies
- Sociology of Islam
- Muslims in Britain/Europe/North America and other minority contexts
- History, Medieval and Modern
- History of Science
- Philosophy and Theology
- Muslims in Africa and Asia
- Intellectual History
- Islamic Art and Architecture
- Diversity within Islam
- Economics and Finance
- Gender Studies
- Islam in the Media
- Interreligious Relations
Volume 69 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Baalbek : image and monument 1898 – 1998‘, ed. by Hélène Sader, Thomas Scheffler and Angelika Neuwirth is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Illuminated manuscript of the Qur’an, probably from Turkey, 1853-54, ink, gold, and opaque watercolor on paper with leather binding, Honolulu Museum of Art (long-term loan from the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art, accession 10.16), CC0 1.0
There will be a conference on ‘Aspects of Qur’ānic Scholarship – Philology meets Theology‘ at Freie University Berlin from 23-25 September 2016.
The Programme is available here.
The conference aims to connect the research fields of Qur’anic studies, to build synergies between philology and theology.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is holding a conference on ‘Travellers in Ottoman Lands: The Botanical Legacy‘ from 13-14 May 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 15 January 2017. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.