Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Art of the Middle East/North Africa
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2008

Show in progress dissertations

Cho, Min Yong, “How Land Came into the Picture: Rendering History in Fourteenth-Century Iran” (Michigan, S. Babaie)

El Sandouby, Alia’a, “The Ahl al-Bayt in Cairo and Damascus: The Dynamics of Making Shrines for the Family of the Prophet” (UCLA, I. Bierman-McKinney)

Leoni, Francesca, “The Revenge of Ahriman: Images of divs in the
Shâhnâmeh, ca. 1300–1600” (Princeton, T. Leisten)

Rogers, Sarah, "Postwar Art and the Historical Roots of Beirut's Cosmopolitanism" (MIT, N. Rabbat, C. Jones)