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Margaret Graves
Arts of Allusion: Object, Ornament, and Architecture in Medieval Islam (Oxford University Press, 2018) by Margaret Graves , Member (2015–16) in the School of Historical Studies, has been awarded the 2019 ICMA Annual Book Prize. Conferred by the International...
Helmut Hofer, Alondra Nelson, James Stone
Helmut Hofer , Hermann Weyl Professor in the School of Mathematics, Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, and James Stone , Professor in the School of Natural Sciences, have been elected to the American Academy...
The American Philosophical Society (APS) has announced its new members for 2020, including six IAS scholars. Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Chair of the School of Social Science; Ewine Fleur van Dishoeck , IAS Trustee and Visitor (1984–88); and former IAS scholars...
“It’s 1348, and plague has broken out in Florence” begins an episode of The Spouter-Inn podcast with Suzanne Akbari, Professor in the School of Historical Studies, and Chris Piuma that explores Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron , a collection of one hundred stories told by people trying...