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2018

Translating Novels, Translating Experiences with Kareem Abdulrahman

Monday, March 26, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm Elliott School of International Affairs Suite 512 Kareem Abdulrahman translated the first Kurdish novel ever to appear in English. The 2016 novel, I Stared at the Night of the City, by Bakhtiyar Ali, tells the story of a band of...

MEPF: Voices From a New Generation in Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 6:00pm - 7:15pm Elliott School of International Affairs Lindner Family Commons featuring Abdullah Alaoudh Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale Law School Hala Al-Dosari Robert G. James Scholar Fellow, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University Sultan Alamer...

Occupational Risks: Israel in the West Bank

with Gershon Shafir Wednesday, March 7, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm Elliott School of International Affairs Room 505 This talk raises the two burning questions in this 50th anniversary of the 1967 War. First, “Is the presence of Israel’s military and settlers in the West...

Innovations in Arabic Language Teaching

for 6-12 + Community College Arabic Teachers Saturday, February 3, 2018 9:00am - 4:00pm Elliott School of International Affairs Lindner Family Commons Room 602 Join us for a full-day workshop on new approaches for developing curricula and teaching Arabic as a foreign...

Poverty Mapping Workshop

for 6-12 Teachers and Community College Educators Saturday, January 27, 2018 10:00am - 2:00pm Phillips Hall Room 209 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...

Book Launch: Said the Prophet of God

With Joel Blecher Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4:00pm - 6:00pm Elliott School of International Affairs Room 505 Although scholars have long studied how Muslims authenticated and transmitted Muhammad’s sayings and practices (hadith), the story of how they interpreted...