Upcoming Events

STUDYING EAST OF BYZANTIUM V

Friday, March 29, 2019 | 10:00 AM–1:00 PM | Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

A MEDIEVAL ARMENIAN TEXT IN ITS EURASIAN CONTEXT

Sergio La Porta, Fresno State, and Alison M. Vacca, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

A workshop for students focusing on a history of the Islamic conquest and rule of Armenia by the 8th-century Armenian priest Łewond. Seating is limited. Registration is required. A short group of pre-assigned readings will be circulated at least one week prior to the workshop. Participants are expected to complete the readings before the workshop.
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EAST OF BYZANTIUM LECTURE

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 6:15–7:45 PM | Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

ARMENIAN MERCHANT PATRONAGE OF EARLY MODERN IRAN

Amy Landau, Freer|Sackler, Smithsonian Institution

A lecture discussing the patronage of New Julfa’s Armenian merchant community.
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Landau workshop

STUDYING EAST OF BYZANTIUM V

Friday, April 12, 2019 | 10:00 AM–12:00 PM | Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

IMAGE-MAKING AND ANXIETY AMONG NEW JULFA’S ARMENIAN ARTISTS, THEOLOGIANS & MERCHANTS

Amy Landau, Freer|Sackler, Smithsonian Institution

A workshop for students exploring how Armenian artists, theologians, merchants, among others, thought about images and image-making in early modern Iran. Seating is limited. Registration is required. A short group of pre-assigned readings will be circulated at least one week prior to the workshop. Participants are expected to complete the readings before the workshop.
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