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Conference to Celebrate Jewish Contributions to Middle East Music, March 28-29
Experts from around the world will gather at the University of Arkansas to discuss the role played by Middle Eastern Jews in the region's music, from Morocco to Iran, on March 28-29.
Multi-Sensory Musical Project 'Monajat' Performed at Stella Boyle Concert Hall, March 28
"Monajat," singer Galeet Dardashti's most recent multi-sensory piece, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. March 28 in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall as part of the Jewish Contributions to Middle East Music conference.
Barlas to Discuss Patriarchy, Sexual Equality and the Qur'an in Guest Lecture, March 4
Asma Barlas, professor of politics at Ithaca College, will give a lecture at 5:15 p.m. Monday, March 4, in Gearhart Hall.
Asma Barlas, professor of politics at Ithaca College, will give a lecture titled "Sex and Scripture: What Can the Qur'an Tell Us About Gender Equality?" at 5:15 p.m. Monday, March 4, in Gearhart Hall 26.
Gordon Named Editor of International Journal of Middle East Studies
Joel Gordon, professor in the Department of History, has been named editor of the International Journal of Middle East Studies, effective this summer.
Middle East Expert to Discuss U.S. Approach to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict in Trump Era
Mouin Rabbani, resident senior fellow at the Institute for Palestine Studies in Washington, D.C., will give a lecture titled "Palestine: Anatomy of an Abyss" at 5:30 p.m. today in Gearhart Hall 26.
Middle East Cinema Series Announces Spring 2019 Line-Up
Nadi Cinema screens films from across the Middle East in a variety of genres. All films are subtitled in English and will be shown in the Hembree Auditorium, AFLS Building room 107E.
Turkish Scholar to Discuss Political Dynamics of the 'New Turkey' Today
Nazlı Özkan, a post-doctoral fellow with the King Fahd Center, will speak on Turkey and its historical and global position during a lecture at 4:30 p.m. today, Jan. 22, in Arkansas Union 510-511.
Turkish Scholar to Discuss Political Dynamics of The 'New Turkey', Jan. 22
Nazlı Özkan, a post-doctoral fellow with the King Fahd Center, will speak on Turkey and its historical and global position during a lecture at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Arkansas Union 510-511.
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.