Alumni Activities: Na’ama Klorman-Eraqi in Third Text

Video still from Guy Ben-Ner, Stealing Beauty, 2007.

Na’ama Klorman-Eraqi (PhD 2013) has contributed the essay “Hijacking IKEA: Subverting Consumer Culture and the Family in Guy Ben-Ner’s Stealing Beauty” to the latest issue of the journal Third Text. Find the full article at https://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/3XDABSMFPSDFADEAJ9VV/full?target=10.1080/09528822.2020.1841417

Nancy Um at Yale University

 Sea sculpture from the Ca Mau shipwreck, porcelain cups from China, fused together with coral, excavated off the coast of Vietnam, cups ca. 1725, © Victoria and Albert Museum, London, FE.8-2007

Nancy Um will deliver a lecture entitled, “Connecting People, Places, and Things: Itineraries of Chinese Porcelain in and around the Arabian Peninsula,” for the Yale Inter-Asia Initiative and the Yale Council on Middle East Studies, on Monday, November 30, 2020, at 5:30 pm. Registration for this online lecture via Zoom: https://yale.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rm07wQoNQpqTec6KRuoDqw

Shannon Steiner at the National Hellenic Research Foundation

Shannon Steiner’s talk, titled “Alchemy and the Luxury Arts in Byzantium,” will take place on Monday, November 9 as part of the international workshop “Alchemy in Byzantium: A Research Field on the Rise” organized by the National Hellenic Research Foundation (Το Εθνικό Ίδρυμα Ερευνών) in Athens, Greece. Those interested in attending should email Dr. Steiner (ssteiner@binghamton.edu) for information, as this event is not open to the public.