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International Scholar to Discuss 'The Limits of Academic Freedom in Higher Education in Pakistan'
Muhammad Ali Khan, professor and researcher in the field of applied linguistics, will give a lecture about academic freedom at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, in Kimpel Hall room 102.
Etel Adnan Poetry Prize Winner Peter Twal to Read at Fayetteville Poetry Festival, Nov. 2
Peter Twal, Arab-American poet and winner of the Etel Adnan Poetry Prize, will read from his prizewinning poetry collection Our Earliest Tattoos at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at Stage 18.
Second Annual Open Mouth Poetry Festival Oct. 31 to Nov. 3
Open Mouth Reading Series will present its second annual poetry festival, presenting local poets in conversation with visiting poets from Wednesday, Oct. 31, through Saturday, Nov. 3.
Middle East Studies Program Announces Courses for Spring 2019
The Middle East Studies Program will offer courses in anthropology, Arabic language, literature, history, political science and more during the spring 2019 semester.
Middle East Expert to Discuss Humanitarian Crisis, Civil War in Yemen on Oct. 11
Professor Charles Schmitz of Towson University will give a lecture titled "Yemen in the War's Aftermath." The lecture will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, in Gearhart Hall.
Lecture to Discuss Boundaries, Bridges of Medieval Mediterranean Language, Tonight
Karla Mallette, professor of Italian and Mediterranean studies at the University of Michigan, will give a lecture at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in Gearhart Hall (GEAR) Room 26.
Lecture to Discuss Boundaries, Bridges of Medieval Mediterranean Language, Sept. 20
University of Michigan's Karla Mallette will give a lecture titled "Lives of the Great Languages: Arabic, Latin and the Mediterranean Lingua Franca" at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 in Gearhart Hall Room 26.
Middle East Studies Forum to Discuss Developments, Perspectives on Iran on Aug. 30
The forum will feature regional experts and faculty. It will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, in the Arkansas Union Room 510-511 on the University of Arkansas campus.
Middle East Cinema Series Announces Fall 2018 Line-Up
From Turkey to Palestine, Iran to India, Nadi Cinema introduces viewers to the storytelling and vision of filmmakers across North Africa and the Middle East. The first — Café Setarah — is Wednesday.
Zaina Alsous Named Winner of 2019 Etel Adnan Poetry Prize
The prize includes $1,000 and publication of a first or second book of poetry written in English by a writer of Arab heritage.