Events and Activities

Explore current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Dec
04
2020

Digital Scholarship Conversations

The Book and the Silk Roads: Corralling Data in the Digital Workspace
12:00pm|ZOOM Meeting

Speakers: Suzanne Akbari, Professor of Medieval Studies, IAS • Rachel Di Cresce, Project Librarian, The Book and the Silk Roads • Jessica Lockhart, Director of Research, The Book and the Silk Roads • J. D. Sargan, Leverhulme Research Fellow, Old...

Feb
03
2021

Near Eastern Studies Lecture

KITAB
Sarah Bowen Savant
12:00pm

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Feb
10
2021

Near Eastern Studies Lecture

Mercedes García-Arenal and Roberto Tottoli
12:00pm

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Feb
24
2021

Near Eastern Studies Lecture

Early Modern European Humanism and the Syriac New Testament
12:00pm

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Mar
17
2021

Near Eastern Studies and Digital Scholarship @IAS Joint Lecture

An Egyptian Sheikh’s Literary World
Adam Mestyan and Kathryn Schwarz
12:00pm

“An Egyptian Sheikh’s Literary World” digitally reconstructs the large book collection of Sheikh Mustafa Salamah al-Najjari (d. 1286/1870), an important intellectual in late Ottoman Egypt. We use the 480 print and manuscript titles and valuations...

Mar
31
2021

Near Eastern Studies Lecture

SICLE: Saadian Intellectual and Cultural Life
François Déroche and Nuria de Castilla
12:00pm

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