Session Title

Jerusalem II: The Holy City as Interreligious Experience

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Center for Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Stanford Univ.

Organizer Name

Ana C. Núñez

Organizer Affiliation

Stanford Univ.

Presider Name

Ana C. Núñez

Paper Title 1

Jerusalem and Beyond: The Sacred Geography of the Book of John Mandeville

Presenter 1 Name

Rafat Ali

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Jadavpur Univ.

Paper Title 2

Constructing Jerusalem Metaphorically: Navels, Centers, and the Omphalos

Presenter 2 Name

Naomi Koltun-Fromm

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Haverford College

Paper Title 3

The Image of Jerusalem and Its Function in the World Map of the Armenian Language: Guide to the Silk Road or Diary of a Pilgrim?

Presenter 3 Name

Anush Sargsyan

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Matenadaran: Mesrop Mashtots Research Institute of Ancient Manuscripts

Paper Title 4

The City Lament: Jerusalem across the Medieval Mediterranean

Presenter 4 Name

Tamar M. Boyadjian

Presenter 4 Affiliation

Michigan State Univ.

Start Date

8-5-2020 3:30 PM

Session Location

Sangren 1720

Description

This panel contributes to conversations that explore Jerusalem as a space of central importance to Jews, Christians, and Muslims. Through critical rereadings of textual accounts and material remains, the papers in this panel will highlight the dynamic ways in which Jerusalem was simultaneously shared, contested, and negotiated among Judaism, Christianity, and Islam from Late Antiquity through to the late Middle Ages. Rowan Dorin

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May 8th, 3:30 PM

Jerusalem II: The Holy City as Interreligious Experience

Sangren 1720

This panel contributes to conversations that explore Jerusalem as a space of central importance to Jews, Christians, and Muslims. Through critical rereadings of textual accounts and material remains, the papers in this panel will highlight the dynamic ways in which Jerusalem was simultaneously shared, contested, and negotiated among Judaism, Christianity, and Islam from Late Antiquity through to the late Middle Ages. Rowan Dorin