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Hammond to Discuss History, Politics and the Opening of Taipei Grand Mosque, Tonight

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Kelly Hammond, assistant professor of history and Asian studies, will give a lecture tonight titled "Cold War Mosque: Asian geopolitics, the politicization of religious spaces, and the Taipei Mosque."

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Asian Studies Program Department of History International Studies Program Middle East Studies Program

Middle East Discussion Group to Meet Virtually for Fall 2020

Tuesday, September 08, 2020

Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to participate in Majlis, a weekly informal discussion group on the Middle East. Discussion is open to anyone interested in the Middle East and North Africa.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Cultural Events Events Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies Program Middle East Studies Program

Hammond to Discuss History, Politics and the Opening of Taipei Grand Mosque, Sept. 10

Tuesday, September 08, 2020

Kelly Hammond, assistant professor of history and Asian studies, will give a lecture about Asian geopolitics, religious spaces, and the Taipei Mosque at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, via Zoom.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities International Lectures Asian Studies Program Department of History International Studies Program Middle East Studies Program

Middle East Studies Program Announces Courses for Summer and Fall 2020

Monday, April 20, 2020

The Middle East Studies Program in Fulbright College will offer courses in anthropology, Arabic language, history, literature, and political science during the summer and fall 2020 terms.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Academic Affairs Humanities Middle East Studies Program

The Late Great Layla Murad: Egypt's Jewish-Muslim Superstar, Tonight

Monday, March 02, 2020

Hanan Hammad of Texas Christian University will give a lecture about Layla Murad: Egypt's Jewish-Muslim singing star at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, in Gearhart Hall Room 26.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Cultural Events Events Fine Arts Humanities International Lectures Department of History Department of Music Middle East Studies Program

Body as Site: Politics and Art With Sama Alshaibi on Tonight

Monday, February 17, 2020

Artist and professor Sama Alshaibi of the University of Arizona will lecture on "Sama Alshaibi: Body as Site" at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in Gearhart Hall Room 26.

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Middle East Studies Discussion Group Meetings Begin Feb. 12

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Students are invited to participate in Majlis, a weekly informal discussion group open to anyone interested in the Middle East and North Africa, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesdays, beginning Feb. 12.

Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Graduate School Cultural Events Diversity & Inclusion Events Humanities International Middle East Studies Program
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