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Academics in Washington: There's More Than One 'Real World'

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Room (4.206)


“Transnational Religious Education and the Changing Face of Central Asian Islam: Impact and Prospects for Stability”

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 • 2:30 PM

Texas Union, Chicano Culture Room (4.206)


FLAS Q&A Session

Thursday, November 5, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Middle East Reading Room, WBM 6.146


Silences of a Living Past: The Armenian Question Revisited

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite (3.128)


"Reverie, the Arab Street, and a Syrian Sense of Reality"

Monday, November 2, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union, Governor's Room (3.116)


“New Music Inspired by Early and Folk Materials”

Friday, October 30, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Butler School of Music, MRH 2.634


"The Girl on the Fridge:" An evening with Israeli Writer Etgar Keret

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Joynes Reading Room, Carothers Residence Hall, 2501 Whitis Avenue


"The Composition of the Torah in the Pseudepigraphic Imagination"

Monday, October 19, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Texas Union, African-American Culture Room (4.110)


Guests of BJ: A conference in honor of Elizabeth Warnock Fernea

Saturday, October 17, 2009 • 5:00 PM

AVAYA Auditorium (ACES 2.302)


"Blasphemy Contexts & Islamic Empires"

Friday, October 9, 2009 • 1:30 PM

Middle East Reading Room, WMB 6.146


"Augustine, the Donatists, and Letters of Peace"

Tuesday, October 6, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite (3.128)


"Mediterranean Microhistories: Arabs and Others in the Early Modern Period"

Friday, October 2, 2009 • 1:30 PM

Texas Union Texas Governors Room (3.116)


Global Policy Studies/Middle Eastern Studies dual degree information session

Monday, August 24, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Middle East Reading Room, WMB 6.146


Hebrew Placement Exam

Monday, August 24, 2009 • 9:00 AM

MEZ 1.102


Arabic Placement Exam

Monday, August 24, 2009 • 9:00 AM

MEZ 2.120


Persian Placement Exam

Monday, August 24, 2009 • 9:00 AM

MEZ 2.124


Arabic Placement Exam

Wednesday, August 19, 2009 • 2:30 PM

MEZ 2.120


A Discussion with Mohsen Kadivar

Sunday, August 9, 2009 • 5:00 PM

AVAYA Auditorium (ACES 2.302)

Dr. Mohsen Kadivar is associate professor at the Iranian Institute of Philosophy in Tehran.

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شبی با محسن کدیور

Sunday, August 9, 2009 • 5:00 PM

AVAYA Auditorium (ACES 2.302)


Updating BDB

Friday, March 27, 2009 • 10:00 AM

Texas Union Chicano Culture Room (4.206)


Journey into America

Tuesday, February 24, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Welch 1.316


Is Turkey European? Turks and Europe Today

Friday, February 6, 2009 • 2:00 PM

GAR 1.126


'Turning Turk' and Other Betrayals of the Turkish Novel

Thursday, February 5, 2009 • 3:30 PM

WEL 1.316


Metaphorical and Literal Gestures in Turkish Music Videos

Friday, January 30, 2009 • 2:00 PM

GAR 1.126


Global Campaigns, Local Cultures: Medical Anthropology in a Time of War

Thursday, January 29, 2009 • 3:30 PM

WEL 1.316


Orhan Pamuk's 'Istanbul,' Melancholy and Turkish Literature

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 • 11:00 AM

PAR 303


The Transformation of the Beloved in Turkish Poetry

Monday, January 26, 2009 • 3:00 PM

PAR 301


The Nationalization of Saints in Modern Turkey

Friday, January 23, 2009 • 11:00 AM

SZB 104


The Alevis of Turkey: Religion, Culture, Identity

Thursday, January 22, 2009 • 2:00 PM

JGB 2.324



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