Seminar Series

Thursday 30 September 2021, 5.15pm (via Microsoft Teams)

Haig Utidjian (Charles University, Prague)

On the words and music of the Odes of St. Gregory of Narek (d. 1003) 


Thursday 28 October 2021, 5.15pm (via Microsoft Teams)

Marie Favereau (Université Paris Nanterre) 

Shaping the northern frontier of the Muslim World: The Horde 


Thursday 4 November 2021, 5.15pm (in person, room TBC)

Robert Steele (UCLA) 

‘The Devil’s Feast’ or ‘The Most Magnificent Party in History’?: The Imperial Celebrations of 1971 and Problems in the Historiography of Late Pahlavi Iran 


Thursday 10 March 2022, 5.15pm (via Microsoft Teams)

Jane Hathaway (Ohio State; Annual CAEMS lecture)

Ottoman Turkish Documents from the Cairo Geniza


Thursday 17 March 2022, 5.15 pm

Eduardo Manzano Moreno (St Andrews)

Jihad in al-Andalus during the Middle Ages


Thursday 13 March 2022, 5.15pm (via Microsoft Teams)

Julien Loiseau (Aix-Marseille)

Between Egypt and Ethiopia: Connections, Mobility and Interreligious Relations in the Islamic Middle Period