Posts Tagged ‘Medieval’

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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