Events and Activities

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

May
20
2021

IAS Ethiopian Studies Series

Beyond Ethiopia: The Islamic Intellectual History of the Horn of Africa
12:00pm|ZOOM Meeting

This is the fourth and final event of a webinar series IAS Ethiopian Studies

Convenors: Suzanne Akbari (IAS), Aaron Butts (CUA / IAS), Samantha L. Kelly (Rutgers U / IAS), Sabine Schmidtke (IAS)

Much progress has been made over the past decade...

Jun
17
2021

The Author's Voice

The Goddess Isis and the Kingdom of Meroe
12:00pm|Online

The Institute for Advanced Study, in partnership with Gorgias Press, is delighted to announce a new online lecture program, The Author's Voice.

The second lecture will be given by Solange Ashby, Adjunct Assistant Professor at Barnard College.

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Sep
16
2021

The Author's Voice

Sasanian Iran: A Personal View
12:00pm|Online

The Institute for Advanced Study, in partnership with Gorgias Press, is delighted to announce a new online lecture program, The Author's Voice.

The third lecture will be given by Michael R. Jackson Bonner, Canadian writer, political adviser and...

Nov
12
2021

Near Eastern Studies Conference

Ignaz Goldziher and his Correspondents: Islamic and Jewish Studies around the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Convenors:
Hans-Jürgen Becker (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Kinga Dévényi (Corvinus University of Budapest, and The Oriental Collection of the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
Sebastian Günther (Georg-August-Universität...

Nov
13
2021

Near Eastern Studies Conference

Ignaz Goldziher and his Correspondents: Islamic and Jewish Studies around the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Convenors:
Hans-Jürgen Becker (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
Kinga Dévényi (Corvinus University of Budapest, and The Oriental Collection of the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
Sebastian Günther (Georg-August-Universität...

Dec
09
2021

The Author's Voice

Ash'arism Encounters Avicennism: Sayf Al-Dīn Al-Āmidī (d. 631/1233) on Creation
12:00pm|Online

The Institute for Advanced Study, in partnership with Gorgias Press, is delighted to announce a new online lecture program, The Author's Voice.

The fourth and final lecture will be given by Laura Hassan, Associate Faculty Member, Faculty of...