Lecture by François-Xavier Fauvelle, February 20, 4:10 pm

The African Studies Program, the Centre for Medieval Studies, the Department of History, the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations and the Institute of Islamic Studies cordially invite you to a lecture by

François-Xavier Fauvelle Professor, Collège de France (Paris) 

Africa and the Global Middle Ages:

Broker States, Articulated Cities, Ecological Thresholds”

Fauvelle lecture image
Map of the Oekumene drawn by the twelfth-century Arab geographer al-Idrîsî (copy by ‘Alî ibn-Hasan al Hûfî al-Qâsimî, Cairo, 1456; Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ms Pococke 375, fol. 3v-4)

Thursday, 20 February 2020, 4:10 p.m.

Centre for Medieval Studies, Room 301
Lillian Massey Building
125 Queen’s Park

Reception to follow