Catégorie : Ateliers

Heritage and Archaeology Diwan (11/12/2018)

A round-table event designed to increase awareness of research on the archaeology and heritage practice in Jordan Organized jointly by the CBRL, the GJU, the GPIA, the Ifpo. With the kind support of the Jordan Department of Antiquities, the Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the French Embassy The second “Heritage and Archaeology Diwan” takes place At Yarmouk University, Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology, Irbid Venue at the Conference...

Urban Heritage at Times of Migration

التراث الحضري في عصر الهجرة في عصر الهجر Abstract Towards the beginning of the 20th century, Edward Said expected that ‘Displacement is becoming the norm’ (quoted in Malkki 1992). Today, the UN Higher Commissioner for Refugees claims that ‘around the world, a person is being displaced every three seconds, forced from their homes by violence, war and persecution’ (World Economic Forum 2017). Crossing the borders and trying...

Workshop: Arabic Manuscripts

Abstract The first research vector of the program « War in the Medieval Near East (11th-16th C.): Transmission of Knowledge, Social Practices and Sensitive Approach », aims at giving researchers access to – and studying – an unpublished documentation. It combines training, editing and analysing furūsiyya manuscripts whose dissemination is still poorly known. In this program, manuscripts are considered as fully historical sources whose study should allow a better knowledge...