From Melancholy to Euphoria: The Materialisation of Emotion in Middle Eastern Manuscripts

Symposium

From Melancholy to Euphoria: The Materialisation of Emotion in Middle Eastern Manuscripts

This symposium will examine the relationship between text, manuscript production (calligraphy and illumination) and the elicitation and excitation of emotions in this form of transmission of knowledge and beliefs.

The symposium is made possible by support from the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions.

Tickets: $120 for both days.

Presenter

  • Professor Robyn Sloggett
    Professor Robyn Sloggett, Director of the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation