HIAA Symposium at MFAH & Rice | Participants

“Rudaba’s Parents Converse about her Love for Zal”, folio 77v from the Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp, attributed to ‘Abdal-‘Aziz under the direction of Sultan Muhammad (both Persian, active first half of 16th century), Iran, c. 1520–1540, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, The Hossein Afshar Collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
“Rudaba’s Parents Converse about her Love for Zal”, folio 77v from the Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp, attributed to ‘Abdal-‘Aziz under the direction of Sultan Muhammad (both Persian, active first half of 16th century), Iran, c. 1520–1540, ink, opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, The Hossein Afshar Collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Participants


Keynote

Lisa Balabanlilar, Joseph and Joanna Nazro Mullen Professor in the Humanities; Chair, Department of Transnational Asian Studies; Director, Chao Center for Asian Studies; Professor of History, Rice University

Presenters

Hiba Abid, NYU/Silsila: Center for Material Histories
Michelle Al-Ferzly
, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Angela Andersen, University of Victoria
Jake Benson, Leiden University
Patricia Blessing, Princeton University
Mounia Chekhab-Abudaya, Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
Olivia Clemens, Columbia University
Yagnaseni Datta, Yale University
Ashley Dimmig, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Parshati Dutta, University of York
Mohamed Ahmed Enab, Fayoum University
Yasemin Gencer, Wayne State University and Indiana University’s Institute for Advanced Study
Fahimeh Ghorbani, University of Toronto
Christiane Gruber, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Irem Gunduz-Polat, Marmara University, Istanbul
Sahar Hosseini, University of Pittsburgh
Linda Komaroff, LACMA
Michael A. Lally, Temple University
Amanda Caterina Leong, University of California, Merced
Xinyu Liang, Rice University
Arvin Maghsoudlou, Southern Methodist University
Anna McSweeney, Trinity College, Dublin
Mika Natif, George Washington University
Janet O'Brien, Independent Scholar
Elena Paskaleva, Leiden University
Jenny Peruski, Harvard University
Mariam Rosser-Owen, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Anke Scharrahs, Conservator
Alex Dika Seggerman, Rutgers University-Newark
Nur Sobers-Khan, Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT
Margaret Squires, Courtauld Institute of Art
Sarah Tabbal, Vitrocentre Romont, Switzerland
Işın Taylan, Yale University
Sandra S. Williams, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Caroline Olivia Wolf, Loyola University Chicago
Rebecca Wrightson, Trinity College, Hartford, CT

Discussants

Lisa Balabanlilar, Rice University
Heather Ecker, Independent Scholar and Curator
Julia Gonnella, Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
Linda Komaroff, LACMA
Nancy Micklewright, Smithsonian
Emily Neumeier, Temple University
Nur Sobers-Khan, Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT
Abbey Stockstill, Southern Methodist University

Panel Organizers

Hiba Abid, NYU/Silsila: Center for Material Histories
Ashley Dimmig, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Christiane Gruber, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Holley Ledbetter, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Anna McSweeney, Trinity College, Dublin
Mariam Rosser-Owen, Victoria and Albert Museum, London