Memento Mauri: Further Reading

Eric Calderwood, “The Reconquista of the Mosque of Cordoba,” Foreign Policy, April 10, 2015.

Antón González Capitel, “La Catedral de Córdoba: transformación cristiana de la Mezquita,” Arquitectura 256 (1985): 37–46.

Heather Ecker, “The Great Mosque of Córdoba in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries,” Muqarnas 20 (2003): 113–141.

Rafael Moneo, “La Vida de los Edificios,” Arquitectura 256 (September–October 1985): 27–36.

Manuel Nieto Cumplido, La Catedral de Córdoba (Córdoba: Obra Social y Cultural de CajaSur, 2007).

D. Fairchild Ruggles, “The Stratigraphy of Forgetting: The Great Mosque of Cordoba and Its Contested Legacy,” in Contested Cultural Heritage: Religion, Nationalism, Erasure, and Exclusion in a Global World, ed. Helaine Silverman (New York: Springer, 2011), 51–68.

Gabriel Ruiz Cabrero, Dibujos de la Catedral de Córdoba: Visiones de la Mezquita (Barcelona: Cabildo Catedral de Córdoba/This Side Up, 2009).

Brenda Deen Schildgen, “From Local Culture to World Heritage: Córdoba’s Mosque/Cathedral,” chapter four of Heritage or Heresy: Preservation and Destruction of Religious Art and Architecture in Europe (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008).

Michele Lamprakos, “Memento Mauri: The Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba: Further Reading,” Aggregate 4 (December 2016),


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