Christian Mauder , Member in the School of Historical Studies, has been awarded the 2018 Christian-Gottlob-Heyne-Preis. The prize, conferred by a committee from the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, recognizes Mauder's dissertation, "In the Sultan’s Salon: Learning, Religion and Rulership at the Mamluk Court of Qāniṣawh al-Ghawrī...
Israel Finkelstein, Jacob M. Alkow Professor of the Archaeology of Israel in the Bronze and Iron Ages at Tel Aviv University, will give the public lecture “Jerusalem in Biblical Times: Comments on the Archaeology and History ca. 1350–100 B.C.E.” on Friday, November 9 at 5:30...
The Institute for Advanced Study appointed R. Martin Chavez to its Board of Trustees on October 27, 2018, effective immediately. “Based on a unique model of curiosity-driven basic research, the Institute for Advanced Study is laying the groundwork for intellectual and scientific breakthroughs that enrich...
Are we doomed? That's the question most commonly asked of Daniel Aldana Cohen , Member in the School of Social Science, when people learn that Cohen studies climate politics. Writing for The Nation , Cohen draws attention to the disparity between the message of...