Authority and Delegation in the Late Antique and Early Medieval Worlds. Michael Cook (Princeton Univ.), George Demacopoulos (Fordham Univ.), Patrick Geary (Institute for Advanced Study). April 15, 2015. Univ. of Maryland, College Park.

Origin Stories: A Forum on the Discovery and Interpretation of the Birmingham Qur'an. Maria Dakake (George Mason Univ.), Sidney Griffith (CUA), Ahmet Karamustafa (Univ. of Maryland), Behnam Sadeghi (Stanford Univ.). Oct. 29, 2015. Freer Gallery of Art.