Korbel School hosted lecture on “Radical Readings of Islam.”

November 16, 2012

The Center for Middle East Studies hosted a lecture at the Korbel School of International Studies on November 15th. At the lecture Andras Riedlmayer, of Harvard University, presented “From the Balkans to Bamiyan & Timbuktu: Radical Readings of Islam and the Destruction of Heritage.” Mr. Riedlmayer directs the Documentation Center for Islamic Art and Architecture at Harvard’s Fine Arts Library, documenting the visual culture of all parts of the Islamic world, supporting instruction and research in these fields and providing reference services to local users and visiting scholars.