Israel

2016 Oct 21

A Conversation around Comparative Stigmatization-- Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil and Israel

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Room S050, 1730 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA

The Brazil Program, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs present a panel discussion of the new publication... Read more about A Conversation around Comparative Stigmatization-- Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil and Israel

2016 Oct 20

Theodor Herzl, Race, and Empire

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel 262, 1737 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA

The WCFIA/CMES Middle East Seminar presents

Derek PenslarDerek Penslar
The Samuel Zacks Professor of Jewish History, University of Toronto; Stanley Lewis Visiting Professor of Modern Israel Studies, Oxford University; Visiting Professor of History, Harvard University; designated William Lee Frost Chair in Jewish History, Harvard University as of 2018... Read more about Theodor Herzl, Race, and Empire

Aubrey Stoddard Israel Photo

Photo Gallery: 2015-16 Harvard College International Photo Contest

May 12, 2016

CMES awarded a first prize and three honorable mentions in the 2015–16 Harvard College International Photo Contest for photos taken in the Middle East region. Aubrey Stoddard (’17), studying history and government, received first prize for an image she captured during her internship at the Institute for Counter Terrorism during summer 2015 in Israel. Honorable mentions were awarded to archaeology concentrator Jingxiu Jin (’18),...

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2015 Sep 24

Iran, Israel, the Middle East, and the U.S. Where Do We Go From Here?

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Emerson Hall 105, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138

The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and Harvard Hillel present a Weinstein Forum conversation featuring

Gary Samore, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs (formerly of United Nations Against Nuclear Iran)
Jeremy Burton, Greater Boston Jewish Community Relations Council
Brooke Kantor ’14, Institute for the Study of War
Jim Sebenius, the Program on Negotiation, Harvard Business School... Read more about Iran, Israel, the Middle East, and the U.S. Where Do We Go From Here?

2015 May 05

"1913: Seeds of Conflict" film screening

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Bldg, Belfer Case Study Room (S020), 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

1913: seeds of conflict poster

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to present

1913: Seeds of Conflict

Breaking new ground and shattering old myths, this one-hour documentary, directed by award-winning filmmaker Ben Loeterman, explores the little-known history of Palestine during the latter part of the Ottoman Empire, a time of relative harmony between Arabs and Jews.... Read more about "1913: Seeds of Conflict" film screening

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