Public Lectures & Press

2019

‘Subtle Inventions and Marvelous Innovations: ‘Abbas Ibn Firnas, Craft, and Intellect in al-Andalus’, Khalili Research Centre, Oxford University

2017

“Flight of Fancy,” Carolina Arts & Sciences Magazine

2016

“Scientists as ‘Makers’? Exploring Art & Science in Islamic Spain,” Thursby Distinguished Lecture, Florida State University

“The Arts & Science in Early Islamic Spain,” Courtauld Institute of Art

“A Muslim Daedalus: Caliphal Science & Design,” University of Pennsylvania

“Celestial & Poetic Bodies: ‘Abbas Ibn Firnas & Cordoban Spaces of Science,” University of Wisconsin-Madison

”The Medieval Mediterranean Reframed: Early Islamic Cordoba at the Center,” University of California-Davis

2015

“Landscape of Sovereignty: the Villa in Umayyad Córdoba,” Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, Harvard University, 2015

“New Technologies for Interpreting & Representing a Medieval Islamic Suburban Villa” Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, MIT, 2011

2014

“Art, Architecture and Social Life in the Villas of Islamic Spain,” University of Virginia

 REVIEWS OF The Islamic villa in early medieval Iberia: aristocratic estates and court culture in Umayyad Córdoba (Ashgate, 2013)

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