Spring 2015

February 23
Architecture as an Appropriating Apparatus:
Muslim Nationalism and Designing Presidential Complex
of Islamabad, Pakistan

Farhan Karim
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow
Assistant Professor, University of Kansas
Bio & Abstract

March 16
Ceci n'est pas Damas: Arabic Prose Topographies of Damascus
Dana Sajdi
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow
Associate Professor, Boston College

April 27
Culture and Identity:
The Architecture of Jewish Holy Spaces in Isfahan, Iran

Mohammad Gharipour
Associate Professor, Morgan State University, Baltimore
Bio & Abstract

Mondays at 6:00 pm in MIT room 3-133.
Free and open to the public

March 13

Representing the Wondrous Life of the Prophet in Islamic History
Nasser Rabbat Lecture In Boston College

4:30 pm, in Gasson Hall 305