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A Beginner's Guide to Andalusi Calligraphy

Medina Whiteman and Zak Whiteman
This is the story of a calligraphic script that is almost extinct, yet which was once a crucial part of the most extraordinary cultural flourishing of the Middle Ages. We trace its journey from Madinah to its pinnacle in Al-Andalus, where we look ...

Andalusi Calligraphy

Medina Tenour Whiteman
Andalusi calligraphy, thought to be the only indigenous European script used to write the Holy Qur'an, is a dynamic, bold style of Arabic writing that was a vital element in the golden era of Islamic sciences and culture in Spain. Not only is ...