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2014 Feb 14

Arab Transitions Project: Second Workshop

Fri - Sat, Feb 14 to Feb 15, 9:45am - 12:00pm

Location: 

CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

In February 2013 the CMES Arab Transformative Movements working group hosted a symposium, Arab Transformations in Egypt, Libya, and Tunisia, in which scholars and statesmen attempted to analyze efforts to create a new political order in Egypt and Tunisia. Participants included Hazem Beblawi, Baber Johansen, Yoram Meital, Mustapha Nabli, Richard Norton, Roger Owen, Hani Shukrallah, Denis Sullivan, and Dirk Vandewalle.... Read more about Arab Transitions Project: Second Workshop

2014 Jan 28

Global Literature Online Book Group: Naguib Mahfouz's "Autumn Quail" (Session 2)

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Online
Autumn Quail***PLEASE NOTE TIME/DATE CHANGE: The January 27th webinar will now be held from 6:00 to 7:00pm. A second session for those unable to make the 1/27 session will be held on Tuesday, January 28th. If you are registered for this webinar, you may attend either session.***
 
Join the Center for Middle Eastern Studies for a discussion of Autumn Quail by Naguib Mahfouz with CMES Arabic Preceptor and scholar Sami Alkyam.... Read more about Global Literature Online Book Group: Naguib Mahfouz's "Autumn Quail" (Session 2)
2014 Mar 27

Book Launch & Author Talk: Zaid Al-Ali, "The Struggle for Iraq’s Future: How Corruption, Incompetence and Sectarianism Have Undermined Democracy"

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CMES, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102, Cambridge, MA 02138

al-aliThe Center for Middle Eastern Studies Outreach Program is pleased to present an author talk by

Zaid Al-Ali
Senior Adviser on Constitution Building, International IDEA... Read more about Book Launch & Author Talk: Zaid Al-Ali, "The Struggle for Iraq’s Future: How Corruption, Incompetence and Sectarianism Have Undermined Democracy"

2014 Mar 06

Book Launch & Author Talk: Jonathan Smolin, "Moroccan Noir: Police, Crime, and Politics in Popular Culture"

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CMES, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102, Cambridge, MA 02138

Jonathan SmolinThe Center for Middle Eastern Studies Outreach Program is pleased to present an author talk by

Jonathan Smolin
Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures, Dartmouth College... Read more about Book Launch & Author Talk: Jonathan Smolin, "Moroccan Noir: Police, Crime, and Politics in Popular Culture"

2014 Feb 20

Book Launch & Author Talk: Afsaneh Najmabadi, "Professing Selves: Transsexuality and Same-Sex Desire in Contemporary Iran"

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CMES, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102, Cambridge, MA 02138

Afsaneh NajmabadiThe Center for Middle Eastern Studies Outreach Program is pleased to present an author talk by

Afsaneh Najmabadi
Francis Lee Higginson Professor of History and Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Harvard University.... Read more about Book Launch & Author Talk: Afsaneh Najmabadi, "Professing Selves: Transsexuality and Same-Sex Desire in Contemporary Iran"

2014 Jan 27

Global Literature Online Book Group: Naguib Mahfouz's "Autumn Quail" (Session 1)

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Online
autumn quail***PLEASE NOTE TIME/DATE CHANGE: The January 27th webinar will now be held from 6:00 to 7:00pm. A second session for those unable to make the 1/27 session will be held on Tuesday, January 28th. If you are registered for this webinar, you may attend either session.***
 
Join the Center for Middle Eastern Studies for a discussion of Autumn Quail by Naguib Mahfouz with CMES Arabic Preceptor and scholar Sami Alkyam.... Read more about Global Literature Online Book Group: Naguib Mahfouz's "Autumn Quail" (Session 1)

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