Visiting Researcher Panel: Wael Abu-Uksa, Michael Nafi, Feriel Bouhafa


Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 3:00pm to 4:30pm


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

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to present the

2012-2013 CMES Visiting Researcher Panel Series

From Freedom to the Ideology of Freedom: Conceptual History of Liberalism in the Arab Speaking Countries in the 19th Century
Wael Abu-Uksa, PhD, International Relations Department, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; 2012-13 CMES Visiting Fellow

The Reception of Greek Philosophy in Medieval Islam: a Phenomenological Perspective
Michael Nafi, PhD, Legal and Political Sciences (specialty in Political Philosophy), University of Paris VII, France; 2012-13 CMES Visiting Post-doctoral Fellow

Law and Rhetoric in Averroes' Middle Commentary on Aristotle's Rhetoric (Talkhis Kitab al-Khataba li Aristutalis)
Feriel Bouhafa, PhD candidate, Georgetown University, Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies; 2012-13 CMES Visiting Fellow

Contact: Liz Flanagan