Events

Upcoming events sponsored by the Institute for Middle East Studies, the Project on Middle East Political Science, and the Middle East Policy Forum:

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Bureaucratic Intimacies: Translating Human Rights in Turkey with Elif Babül

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

Human rights are politically fraught in Turkey, provoking suspicion and scrutiny among government workers for their anti-establishment left-wing connotations.

Said the Prophet of God

Book Launch: Said the Prophet of God

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Although scholars have long studied how Muslims authenticated and transmitted Muhammad’s sayings and practices (hadith), the story of how they interpreted and reinterpreted the meanings of hadith o

Poverty Mapping Workshop

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

What is poverty and how is it mapped? This workshop explores what it means to be poor and introduces educators to opensource mapping techniques that can be incorporated into their classrooms.

Innovations in Arabic Language Teaching

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Join us for a full-day workshop on new approaches for developing curricula and teaching Arabic as a foreign language. We will introduce some of the important

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Occupational Risks: Israel in the West Bank

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

This talk raises the two burning questions in this 50th anniversary of the 1967 War.

IMES Annual Conference: Nakba, Past and Present

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00pm

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Middle East Studies Workshop Series

The Middle East Studies Workshop series at The Elliott School's Institute for Middle East Studies brings in leading scholars from a range of disciplines to present a work-in-progress, including drafts of articles, book chapters, and research proposals.