Posts Tagged ‘Iberia’

Seth Kimmel: The Legibility of Ritual

Posted on August 29th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

December 8, 12:15 pm- 1:30 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 Islamic Studies Workshop*:   Seth Kimmel (Stanford University), The Legibility of Ritual at the End of Al-Andalus* (*Paper is available to Stanford affiliates upon request by email to abbasiprogram@stanford.edu.) Dr. Seth Kimmel’s first book project, Erasing the Difference: The End of Islamic Iberia and the […]

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Charles Hirschkind: Musical Geographies of Islam in Europe

Posted on August 29th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

November 17, 12:15 pm- 1:30 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 Islamic Studies Workshop*: Charles Hirschkind (University of California- Berkeley), Musical Geographies of Islam in Europe: Variations on an Andalusi Theme Abstract: My exploration of certain musical currents in contemporary Spain is one piece of a broader inquiry into how Spain’s multiple and longstanding entwinements […]

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David Wacks: Ethnic Polemic in Medieval Spain

Posted on August 29th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

October 13, 12:15 pm- 1:30 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 Islamic Studies Workshop: Prof. David Wacks (University of Oregon), “Ethnic Polemic in Medieval Spain: ‘Arabiyya, Shu’ubiyya, and ‘Ibraniyya” Abstract: As Islam expanded beyond the Arabian Peninsula and incorporated neighboring cultures into Dar al-Islam, non-Arabs began to react to the doctrine of ‘Arabiyya that upheld […]

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Alhadith

Posted on August 27th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

Alhadith is a web resource for students and scholars of Morisco language and culture. The developers of this project, led by Professor Vincent Barletta of the Department of Iberian and Latin American Cultures at Stanford University, envision it to be a constantly-evolving, collectively-maintained resource to which seasoned scholars and students alike may turn when embarking […]

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