Department of Middle Eastern Studies
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SYMPOSIUM FOR AFRICAN WRITERS

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

UNB 3.502 and CLA 1.302E

No description available.

Historical Linguistics Round Table

Thursday, November 20, 2014 • 3:30 PM

College of Liberal Arts (CLA 4.716)

Wanderwörter in the northern Amazon: Insights into language contact and indigenous histories

No description available.

TURKISH FILM: BAL

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • 6:30 PM

MEZ 1.306

No description available.

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

No description available.

Ancient Near East Series: Ezra’s Relationship to the Pentateuch: The New Perspective

Monday, November 3, 2014 • 6:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center (CLA 1.302B)

A lecture by Richard Bautch, St. Edward’s University

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Theorizing the Soul: Psychoanalysis and the Psyche in postwar Egypt

Thursday, October 30, 2014 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302B, UT Campus, Austin

No description available.

Workshop on Late Antiquity: The Invention of Voluntary Martyrdom in Early Christianity

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • 5:00 PM

MEZ 1.306

A lecture by Candida Moss, University of Notre Dame

No description available.

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

No description available.

IRAQ Lecture Series presents Writing Iraq in Exile

Friday, October 24, 2014 • 2:00 PM

UTC 1.104

a lecture by Swedish novelist and journalist Ali Abdulal


Religious Pluralism and Pragmatic Governance: The Fatimid Mediterranean Experience

Thursday, October 23, 2014 • 2:00 PM

CLA 1.302B, UT Campus, Austin

No description available.

TURKISH FILM: UZUN HIKAYE

Saturday, October 18, 2014 • 6:30 PM

MEZ 1.306

No description available.

Historical Linguistics Round Table

Thursday, October 16, 2014 • 3:30 PM

College of Liberal Arts (CLA 4.716)

The Semitic Perfect and the Problem of Third-Person Zero Morpheme

No description available.

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

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Workshop on Late Antiquity: Of Wolves and Worms: Affect Theory, The New Materialism, and Early Christianity

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 • 5:00 PM

College of Liberal Arts (CLA 1.302B)

A lecture by Patricia Cox Miller

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IRAQ Lecture Series

Friday, October 10, 2014 • 10:00 AM

SAC - Legistlative Assembly (2.302)


Ancient Near East Series: Twins, Mimesis and the Construction of Israelite Identity in the Jacob Cycle

Monday, October 6, 2014 • 6:00 PM

Glickman Conference Center (CLA 1.302B)

A lecture by Suzie Park of Austin Seminary

No description available.

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

No description available.


TURKISH FILM: Kelebegin Ruyasi

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • 6:30 PM

Jackson Geological Sciences Building (JGB 2.216)

The Butterfly’s Dream (Kelebeğin Rüyası), 2013, 138 min., Director: Yılmaz Erdoğan

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Historical Linguistics Round Table

Thursday, September 18, 2014 • 3:30 PM

College of Liberal Arts (CLA 4.716)

Interpreting the (Im)probability of Proto-Mayan Diversification

No description available.

Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)


Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam in America

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • 12:30 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

No description available.

Turkish-Ottoman Lecture Series: What's Going On in the Middle East?!

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 • 6:30 PM

MEZ 1.306

A lecture by Dr. Gokhan Bacik

No description available.

Poets and Teachers in Hades: The Katabasis as Authorial Satire

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 • 5:00 PM

CLA 0.112

Workshop on Late Antiquity presents Ingela Nilsson Ph.D.

No description available.

The Way I See It: Reflections of an Arab-American Journalist on the Middle East, Media, and the State of Journalism

Thursday, April 24, 2014 • 5:00 PM

BMC 5.102 Reception to follow at the Littlefield House

Institute for Communication on Media in the Middle East presents Ayman Mohyeldin

No description available.

ARTIST TALK BY RABIH MROUÉ + LINA SANEH

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • 3:00 PM

AVAYA Auditoritum (POB 2.302)

No description available.

Vocal Artistry Across Borders

Thursday, April 17, 2014 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall - Butler School of Music

Presented byUT Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music and UT Center for Middle Eastern Studies

No description available.

Late antique churches in early medieval Syria

Monday, April 14, 2014 • 4:00 PM

DFA 2.204

Workshop on Late Antiquity presents Mattia Guidetti an Independent Scholar

No description available.

Leaving Iberia: A Muftī, His Fatwās, and the Islamic Obligation to Emigrate

Monday, April 14, 2014 • 3:00 PM

The Union - Sinclair Suite (3.128)

History Lecture Series presents Jocelyn Hendrickson Ph.D.

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“Namely” or “Forsooth”? The Disturbing History of the Syriac Particle LAM

Thursday, April 10, 2014 • 5:00 PM

MEZ B0.306

Workshop on Late Antiquity presents Na'ama Pat-El Ph.D.

No description available.

The Debate over Islam's Origins and an Enigmatic Arabic Papyrus

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 • 3:30 PM

GAR 4.100

History Lecture Series presents Fred Donner Ph.D.

No description available.

The History Behind the Hustle: Petrodollars, Abscam, and Arab-American Political Activism, 1973-1981

Thursday, March 20, 2014 • 4:00 PM

GAR 1.102

Policy Lecture Series presents Dr. Salim Yaqub

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HiStories of an imperial and colonial landscape? An archaeological study of the mountains of the southern Black Sea during the Achaemenid Persian period

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 • 12:00 PM

CAL 516: Reading Room

Ancient Near East Lecture Series presents Peri Johnson Ph.D.

No description available.

Headscarf Controversies Go Global

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 • 2:00 PM

SAC: Legislative Assembly (2.302)

The Turkish Ottoman Lecture Series presents Hilal Elver Ph.D.

No description available.

Panel: Approaches to Religious Freedom and Secularism

Monday, March 3, 2014 • 3:45 PM

School of Law, Eidman Courtroom (CCJ 2.306)


Climate, the Little Ice Age, and Ottoman History

Friday, February 21, 2014 • 3:00 PM

MEZ B0.306

The Turkish Ottoman Lecture Series presents Sam White Ph.D.

No description available.

Place, Memory, and the Miraculous Image: A Political Ecology of Anatolian Rock Monuments

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 • 12:00 PM

CAL 516: Reading Room

A lecture by Omur Harmansah

No description available.

Women Prophets in Early Christianity

Thursday, February 13, 2014 • 6:30 PM

JGB 2.324 Boyd Auditorium

Ancient Near East Lecture Series presents Adela Yarbro Collins Ph.D.

No description available.

Torah and Jewish Identity in Second Temple Judaism

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 • 6:30 PM

AVAYA Auditoritum (POB 2.302)

Ancient Near East Lecture Series presents John Collins Ph.D.

No description available.

Transcultural Lenses on Islam

Friday, February 7, 2014 • 8:30 AM

SAC 3.112 Balcony Room B


Islamic Studies Book Club: Islam and Scientific Inquiry

Thursday, February 6, 2014 • 1:00 PM

CAL 515 (MES Meeting Room)

No description available.

Elites, Monks, and the Making of Christian Counterculture in the 370s

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 • 5:00 PM

The Texas Union - Chicano Culture Room

The Workshop on Late Antiquity presents Edward Watts Ph.D.

No description available.

Home Life and Mass Media In Modern Iran

Monday, February 3, 2014 • 3:00 PM

SAC: Legislative Assembly (2.302)

History Lecture Series presents Pamela Karimi Ph.D.

No description available.

Rewriting Women into the Iran-Iraq War Narrative

Friday, January 31, 2014 • 12:00 PM

GAR 1.102

The Symposium on Gender, History, and Sexuality Presents: Shaherzad Ahmadi Ph.D. Student History Department

No description available.

Secrets of Arab-Israel Cooperation on Environmental Quality in the Middle East

Friday, January 24, 2014 • 3:30 PM

SRH 3.124

A lecture by Alon Tal

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