Department of Music

Islam & the West: Science, Art, Technology
Paris, June 2004

CFP: Early Modern Islam and the West: Science, Art, Technology

SLS Paris 2004 (Society for Literature and Science). June 23-26, at
the Cité Universitaire.

Session(s) on the encounter (conflict, exchange, resistance, appropriation) between
medieval and early modern European/Christian culture and the culture of Islam.
Mathematics and technology, painting and architecture, ornamental design, astronomy,
cosmology, epistemology.

Two-page abstract by January 15. Jim Swan, English Department, 306 Clemens Hall,
SUNY/Buffalo. Buffalo, NY 14260, USA. Email attachments are welcome:

Additional enquiries about SLS Paris or proposals for papers on any other topic
should be addressed directly to