Converging Paths: Cultural Encounters in Medieval Islam

12 February '19 at 6:45 pm - 12 January '19 at 9:30 pm

To celebrate the inception of Converging Paths – a series of events aimed at building bridges with the Islamic World – three eminent guest scholars will present and discuss their research on the cultural interconnections and coexistence experienced by border societies in early and Medieval Islam.

The programme comprises:
Convergence and Divergence in the Arts of Syria-Palestine during the Period of the Crusades. Professor Scott Redford, Nasser D Khalili Professor of Islamic Art and Archaeology, SOAS, University of London.

Sicily: A Path Twice Broken. Dr. Jeremy Johns, Director Khalili Research Centre, University of Oxford.

Third Speaker: TBC



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