Library Talks Series: The Struggle for Jerusalem's Holy Places

25th April, 2018 @ 17:00

Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0UB


In the second of our Library Talks Series, the Woolf Institute is delighted to welcome Professor Wendy Pullan on Wednesday 25 April 2018 at 5pm.

Professor Pullan's talk will be on 'The Struggle for Jerusalem's Holy Places'. It will take place in the Woolf Institute Library and will be followed by a small drinks reception.


Wendy Pullan is Professor of Architecture and Urban Studies at the University of Cambridge where she was Head of the Department of Architecture 2014-17. She was Principal Investigator for 'Conflict in Cities and the Contested State', an international and multidisciplinary research project funded by the ESRC's Large Grants Programme, and is now Director of the Centre for Urban Conflicts Research. Professor Pullan received the Royal Institute of British Architects' inaugural President's Award for Research for work on Conflict in Cities. Her recent publications include: Locating Urban Conflicts (2013), The Struggle for Jerusalem’s Holy Places (2013), Architecture and Pilgrimage 1000-1500: Southern Europe and Beyond (2013). She is a Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge.

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This is an open event. For further information, please contact: Woolf Institute Subject Librarian, Susanne Jennings at

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