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Reflecting on Botanical Gardens and the Urban Future

Reflecting on Botanical Gardens and the Urban Future

Bliss and Mellon conference award recipients discuss the 2018 Garden and Landscape Studies colloquium

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Life of an Urban River

Life of an Urban River

Sahar Hosseini reimagines river landscapes in the Safavid empire’s capital

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Hagia Sophia’s Hidden History

Hagia Sophia’s Hidden History

Dumbarton Oaks is digitizing original records of Hagia Sophia’s restoration

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Intimacy with Chairs

Intimacy with Chairs

Xi Li considers Tang dynasty literati’s changing relationship with things

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Juggling the Middle Ages Opening Lecture

Juggling the Middle Ages Opening Lecture

Jan Ziolkowski traces the path of Le jongleur de Notre Dame, or Our Lady’s Tumbler, from the story’s first appearance in a 13th-century manuscript to today.

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The Space for Nothing

The Space for Nothing

Toru Mitani explores useless use in urban landscape architecture

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Fountains Built by Water

Fountains Built by Water

Katherine Rinne analyzes fluidity and failure in 16th-century fountains

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Lives in the Stones

Lives in the Stones

Mark Pawlowski surveys village remains to reveal Byzantine daily life

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Dumbarton Oaks and JSTOR Launch Plant Humanities Initiative

Dumbarton Oaks and JSTOR Launch Plant Humanities Initiative

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation provides support for digital tool and research and scholarly programming

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Last Words

Last Words

James N. Carder (September 2018)

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Missing Tongues

Missing Tongues

Mary Kate Kelly examines language variation among the ancient lowland Maya

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Putting Theory into Practice

Putting Theory into Practice

Anastasia Day recounts her experience with the GLS summer graduate workshop

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The Public and the Patriarch

The Public and the Patriarch

Ivan Marić studies imperial power dynamics in 9th-century Byzantium

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Call for Papers: Kalamazoo 2019

Call for Papers: Kalamazoo 2019

Paper abstracts are due September 15 for 3 sponsored sessions

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Mythologizing the Church

Mythologizing the Church

Stephanos Efthymiadis examines the histories of Hagia Sophia

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A Displaced Unity

A Displaced Unity

Michael Lee studies the administration of landscape architecture in 19th-century Germany

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2017–2018 Bliss and Mellon Awards

2017–2018 Bliss and Mellon Awards

Recipients of the Bliss and Mellon symposium awards react to the 2018 Garden and Landscape Studies Symposium

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The Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library at Kalamazoo

The Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library at Kalamazoo

Panel sponsored by Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library and Platinum Latin on Medieval Latin Lives of Muhammad

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Coins and Seals at Kalamazoo

Coins and Seals at Kalamazoo

Seven speakers explore Byzantine social, administrative, and economic history at the International Congress on Medieval Studies

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The Garden at Balentine’s

The Garden at Balentine’s

Nicholas Serrano studies postwar landscape architecture in the American South

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The Unrealizable World

The Unrealizable World

Kelly Presutti studies landscape and representation in nineteenth-century France

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Lives in the Landscape

Lives in the Landscape

Kaja Tally-Schumacher rediscovers Roman gardens

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