Renaissance Studies is a multi-disciplinary program for faculty and graduate students who work on Renaissance and early modern materials from the 14th to the 17th century. The mission of the program is to foster dialogue and collaboration across disciplines, languages and traditions. Renaissance Studies organizes a vast range of events, including conferences, lecture series, symposia and roundtables. A Ph.D. minor or an area certificate in Renaissance Studies provides the multi-disciplinary education necessary to equip students for research on Renaissance and early modern topics, drawing on a wide selection of courses with a Renaissance / early modern focus.
- Gülru Necipoğlu (Harvard University), “The Aesthetics of Empire: Arts, Politics, and Commerce in the Construction of Sultan Süleyman’s Magnificence” (poster)
Friday, February 21, 2020, 3pm
University Club (President’s Room)
A lecture by Gülru Necipoğlu, the most prominent Islamic art historian of her generation. Organized by Renaissance Studies and the Islamic Studies Program, and co-sponsored by the Department of Art History and the Robert E. and Avis Tarrant Burke Foundation.