Event date: Friday 9 December 2016, 2.30 pm
Dr Francesca Leoni is the Yousef Jameel Curator of Islamic Art and a Research Associate at the Khalili Research Centre, University of Oxford. She is the curator of the exhibition Power and Protection, Islamic Art and the Supernatural currently on display at the Ashmolean (showing until 15 January 2017). In her talk for the OATG, Dr Leoni will focus on the talismanic textiles included in the exhibition.
Location: Ashmolean Museum Education Centre, Oxford.
Admission is free for members, £3 for non-members. Registration is essential.
The exhibition Power and Protection can be visited afterwards until 5 pm. Find more information on the exhibition here.