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Reissue of Byzantium and the Arabs

Reissue of Byzantium and the Arabs

Irfan Shahîd’s history of the Arab’s interactions with Rome and Byzantium before the rise of Islam is available for download

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Excerpting the Past

Excerpting the Past

Laura Pfuntner investigates hermaphrodites in Byzantine and ancient texts

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The Benton Gospels

The Benton Gospels

Dumbarton Oaks Museum acquires rare Greek manuscript

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Dumbarton Oaks at Kalamazoo

Dumbarton Oaks at Kalamazoo

Paper proposals for four sponsored sessions at the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies due September 15

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Rethinking Empire

Rethinking Empire

The 2017 Byzantine Studies symposium

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The Records of Life

The Records of Life

Dumbarton Oaks acquires colonial Latin American manuscripts

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Celil Refik Kaya

Celil Refik Kaya

Third recipient of Early-Career Musician Residency

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In Praise of Everyone

In Praise of Everyone

The Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library adds two new volumes

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Grammars of the Former World

Grammars of the Former World

Rare Book Collection acquires Andreas Sennert’s seventeenth-century lexicographical studies

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On Mysticism and Materiality

On Mysticism and Materiality

Visiting Scholar Racha Kirakosian examines the fabric of medieval mysticism

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Lights in the Dark

Lights in the Dark

Paul Magdalino delivers public lecture in Byzantine Studies

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The Tastes of Youth

The Tastes of Youth

Hartmut Troll traces the development of Germany’s first “English” gardener

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The Gardens Online

The Gardens Online

Abbey Stockstill adds to web-based garden research tool

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In the Shadow of a Cathedral

In the Shadow of a Cathedral

Nicolas Beaudry investigates a lived space of Byllis, Albania

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Going Out into the Desert

Going Out into the Desert

John Zaleski investigates the Syriac ascetic tradition

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What We Learned in the Gardens

What We Learned in the Gardens

Nathalie Miraval reflects on programming for second-graders and cultivating a sense of wonder

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All the Green Things 

All the Green Things 

Gareth Doherty presents an ethnographic account of landscape in Bahrain 

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2017–2018 Fellows and Project Grants

2017–2018 Fellows and Project Grants

Dumbarton Oaks is pleased to announce the fellows and project grants for the upcoming academic year

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City Water/City Life

City Water/City Life

Upcoming exhibit showcases the history of waterfronts in urban design

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Farewell to the Freeways

Farewell to the Freeways

Margot Lystra talks urban design in 1960s San Francisco

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