Other Harvard Events

2019 Oct 24

Medieval English Colloquium

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Barker 114
Heide Estes (Monmouth University), Gender, Jews, and Disability in Old English Poetry.
2019 Oct 10

Medieval English Colloquium

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Barker 114

Jason Crawford (Union University), What the Wolf Knows: George Herbert's Book of Wisdom.

Co-sponsored by the English Renaissance Colloquium.

2019 Oct 11

Harvard Celtic Colloquium

Fri Oct 11 (All day) to Sun Oct 13 (All day)

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street
The 39th meeting of the Harvard Celtic Colloquium, a three-day conference dealing with all aspects of the Celtic languages, their literatures, and their cultures in any period, featuring a keynote address by Barbara Hillers (University of Indiana, Bloomington). For more information, please visit the... Read more about Harvard Celtic Colloquium
2019 Oct 10

Celtic Department John Kelleher Lecture

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street
Máire Ní Mhaonaigh (University of Cambridge), An Irish World Chronicle? Medieval Irish Scholars and Their Global Turn.
2020 Apr 23

Harvard AKPIA Lecture Series

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Sackler 422, 485 Broadway
Nadia Ali (New York University Center for Material Histories), Qusayr 'Amra: The Pandora's Box of Early Islamic Aesthetics. CANCELLED
2020 Mar 05

Harvard AKPIA Lecture Series

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Sackler 422, 485 Broadway
Jochen Sokoly (Virginia Commonwealth University-Qatar), Between Khurasan, Iraq, Egypt and al-Andalus: New Thoughts on the Processes of Commissioning Caliphal Works Under the Early Islamic Caliphates.
2019 Oct 31

Harvard AKPIA Lecture Series

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Sackler 422, 485 Broadway
Ann Shafer (AKPIA Associate), Towards an Understanding of Early Islamic Architectural Ornament: Ancient Near Eastern Influences at Samarra.
2019 May 03

The Art of the Ghazal

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall
A demonstration by Pakistani musical sensation Ali Sethi '06, with Harvard Professor Ali Asani, of the lyrical world of the ghazal, which originated in Arabia in the seventh century CE and developed into a significant literary genre in Persian, Urdu, and other South Asian languages, poetically expressing loss and romantic love and often associated with traditions of spirituality (particulary Sufism) in South Asia. Sponsored by the... Read more about The Art of the Ghazal
2019 Apr 26

Harvard Early Slavists Seminar

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge Street
Maria Ivanova (McGill University), Allographic Writing among Early Modern Antitrinitarian and Orthodox Ruthenian Thinkers.
2019 Apr 22

Byzantine Studies Colloquium

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Barker 133
Edward Watts (UC San Diego), The Senses, the Self, and the Christian Roman Imperial Subject in Justinian's Hagia Sophia.
2019 Apr 29

Mahindra Humanities Center Cartography Seminar

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Room 201, Warren House
Surekha Davies (John Carter Brown Library Fellow), Knowing with Images: Natural History and Cartography in the Global Renaissance.

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