Grad Art

10/30

Lecture: Doron Bauer–THE AESTHETIC COLONIZATION OF CONQUERED ISLAMIC CITIES

Center for Spain in America Fellow Doron Bauer presents, “The Aesthetic Colonization of Conquered Islamic Cities: From Palma de Mallorca to Tel Aviv.”

A detailed examination of the transformation of Islamic Madina Mayurqa into Christian Palma de Mallorca after the Catalan conquest of 1229 sets the parameters for a systemic study of the various modalities of aesthetic colonization of conquered Islamic cities across the Mediterranean from the Middle Ages to the present day.

TUESDAY
OCTOBER 30, 2018
5:30 pm-6:30 pm

Manton Auditorium