Central Asia, Islam, and the Silk Road

The following seminars will be held at Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Road, during Trinity Term 2018 on Tuesdays at 5.00 pm. All welcome. Click here to download the poster.

The Phoenix Mosque, the Persians of Hangzhou, and the Khitan Connection

Professor George Lane, SOAS, University of London

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Men, Women, Horses, Sheep: A Revisionist History of the Mongol Empire with Implications for Central Asia

Professor Anne Broadbridge, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Ming-Timurid Relations and the Role of the Chinese Diplomat Chen Cheng

Dr Sally Church, University of Cambridge

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Genghis Khan at Bukhara: The Mongols and Cultural Transformations in Islamic Central Asia

Professor Florian Schwarz, University of Vienna

Tuesday, 5 June 2018