Fall 2021 Lecture Series Preview

We are excited to announce our Fall ’21 lecture series! Due to the covid-19 pandemic we are currently planning on a mix of virtual and in-person lectures, and will update the website once the lectures are finalized.

September 13: TBD

September 27: Adam Spanos, Time Will Be the Judge: Tawfiq al-Hakim, Taha Husayn, and the Competing Factions of 1930s Egypt

October 11: Stephane Lacroix

October 25: Sophia Stamatopoulou-Robbins, Waste Siege: The Life of Infrastructure in Palestine

November 8: Karim Alrawi, Arab Fairy Tale Feasts: A Delicious Way to Explore Arab Culture

Novenber 22: Nadje Al-Ali, Gendering Protest and Revolutionary Moments: the significance of body politics in the Middle East

December 6: Katrina Daly Thompson, Queer-Jewish-Muslim: Constructing Hyphenated Religious Identities through Tactics of Intersubjectivity