The College of the Holy Cross is holding a conference on “The Globalization of Science in the Middle East and North Africa, 18th-20th Centuries” from 24-25 May 2017. A description can be found at H/Soz/Kult.… Read more
The Orient-Institute Beirut and the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte Paris are holding a workshop on “The Avant-garde and its Networks: Surrealism in Paris, North Africa and the Middle East from the 1930s” from 14-15 November 2016. The Call … Read more
On 31 May 2016, there will be a conference on “After the Uprisings: Political, Economic, and Social Transformations in the Middle East and North Africa”. It is organized by ArabTrans among others. Topics are, from the Call for Papers:… Read more
The ERC-Projekt “The Early Islamic Empire at Work” is holding a conference from 7-8 October 2016 on “Regional and Transregional Elites – Connecting the Early Islamic Empire”.
Key Themes are:
- Conceptualization of regional and transregional elites from a comparative