Amy Newhall

About Amy Newhall

Like so many people, I began my romance with Egypt at a young age; Egyptology was it! However, in college I encountered the Islamic world while spending eight months in Turkey. A three-year stint at the American University in Cairo while in pursuit of an M.A. cemented my interest in Islamic art and architecture and led to a PhD from Harvard on the subject. Along the way I have pursued ceramics, Mamluk art and architecture, the urban history of Cairo, and revivalism, and academic freedom.

Office Hours: Wed, 2:00-4:00, or by appointment

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Amy Newhall
Associate Professor, Middle Eastern Art & Arch
Telephone: 520-621-5850
Office Hours: By Appointment