New initiative

Graduate students and recent alums: A new initiative to help you cut down on costs associated with the annual meeting has been launched. Visit the AOS grad student website for information and/or email Shana and Sigrid (you must be a registered AOS member) so they can best arrange your travel and rooming needs.

JAOS in NYRB

JAOS made the big time, specifically in the June 25 issue of The New York Review of Books where Emma Flatt’s “The Authorship and Significance of the Nujum al-‘Ulum: A Sixteenth-Century Astrological Encyclopedia from Bijapur” (131,2: 223–44) earned a citation (in William Dalrymple, “The Renaissance of the Sultans”).