On Thursday 5 March professor Lucette Valensi and professor Abraham Udovitch will deliver two readings in the context of LUCIS annual lecture. Venue: Academy Building room 01. Time: 14.00-17.00. Followed by drinks.
On Friday 6 March, Ahmed Abdel Meguid (Syracuse University) will give a lecture, entitled: "Between Al-Ghazālī and Averroës: The Critique of Metaphysics and the Systematization of Islam as a Science." This lecture is organised by LUCIS in cooperation with the Institute for Philosophy's Comparative Philosophy Project . Time: 15.00-17.00 hours. Venue: Lipsius 228 (Cleveringaplaats 1, Leiden). Followed by drinks!
On Wednesday 11 March the musical ensemble Salon Joussour will give a concert in the Temple hall of the National Museum of Antiquities in Leiden. Salon Joussour plays classical Arabic music, connecting renowned Dutch musicians with guests from the Arab world. Time: 19.30 hours (doors open at 19.00 hours). Ticket price: € 10,- (Arabic snacks and drinks are included). Direct TICKET BOEKEN .
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Emre Erol and Tsolin Nalbantian, two lecturers at LIAS, are organizing a trip to Turkey from 18th to 24th of April to participate in Armenian Genocide commemoration events.
The Netherlands Institute in Turkey aims to support research on Anatolia and surrounding regions through the ages. In 2015, four fellowships are awarded to graduate students (MA, rMA, PhD) enrolled in universities in the Netherlands for a short research stay at the Netherlands Institute in Turkey (Istanbul). The institute offers up to one month of free accommodation in the institute, a work place and an inspiring research environment.