Upcoming lectures in this series will be announced on the first page.
A selection of past Lectures
Book culture in the Arab world: an illustrated herbal of the 13th century
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies and Oxford Bibliographical Society This lecture will examine a wonderfully illustrated herbal produced in Syria h. 642 (a.d. 1245). Representative of book production among intellectual circles of the Medieval Arab world, it sheds light on artistic collaboration…
From Aid to Empowerment: IsDB Making the Market Work for Development
HE Dr Bandar al Hajjar, President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB)
On 13 November HE Dr Bandar al Hajjar, President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), gave a lecture at the Centre on ‘From Aid to Empowerment: IsDB Making the Market Work for Development’.
Making a Difference in the Middle East: UK Objectives
The Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State for the FCO & DFID
The Centre hosted a lecture by Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State responsible for UK relations with the Middle East, appointed to both the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Dept. for International Development.