Welcome to the homepage for Critical Silk Road Studies, a series of workshops to be held at Georgetown University in 2014-2015. Funded by the John E. Sawyer Seminars on the Comparative Study of Cultures program of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Georgetown faculty organizers are James A. Millward (Department of History, School of Foreign Service) and Michelle C. Wang (Department of Art and Art History). This website will provide information regarding programming, fellowship opportunities, and resources for Silk Road Studies.

We warmly welcome the participation of current faculty, academic staff, and students. For further information, please contact the faculty organizers at silkroadseminar@georgetown.edu.