Other Harvard Events

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.
2019 Apr 08

Byzantine Studies Colloquium

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Boylston Hall 237
Katherine Taronas (Harvard), The Divine and the Animal: Transformations in Art and Cult in Late Antiquity.
2019 Apr 11

AISP Islamic Studies Seminar

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

William James Hall 1550
Felicitas Opwis (Georgetown University), Al-Ghazāli and the Epistemology of Legal Analysis (Qiyās): How Greek Logic Ascertains Islamic Law.
2019 Mar 28

Hrant Dink Memorial CMES Fund for Armenian Studies Symposium

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall
Ahead of Time: Exploring the Relationship Between Ancient and Modern Armenian Studies, a panel discussion featuring presentations by Christina Maranci (Tufts University), David Zakarian (Pembroke College, Oxford University), Marie-Aude Baronian (University of Michigan), and Sylvia Alajaji (Franklin & Marshall College). Co-sponsored by the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR).
2019 Mar 06

HLS Program on Jewish-Israeli Law lecture

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

WCC 1019, 1585 Massachusetts Avenue
Moshe Halbertal (Visiting Professor, Harvard Law School), Law and Emotions: Maimonides' Concept of Mourning. Co-sponsored by the Harvard Center for Jewish Studies.
2019 Apr 10

Program in Islamic Law Lunch Talk

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Law School, Austin Hall 102
Mariam Sheibani (Visiting Fellow, Program in Islamic Law), Influence, Borrowing, or Plagiarism? The Development of Legal Canons and Distinctions in Mamluk-era Islamic Law.

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