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Events Prior to 2012

Events that occurred prior to the 2013-2014 Academic Year
"The Ayodhya Dispute: The Absent Mosque, State of Exception, and Jural Diety" Oct 13, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
*********THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED! SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE!**********
ME/SA Community Graduation Celebration Jun 13, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
ME/SA Hafla Mela! May 21, 2014 from 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM Technocultural Studies Bldg. ,
The annual ME/SA end of the year program is finally here!
Arab Studies Research Symposium May 16, 2014 from 02:00 PM to 09:00 PM Memorial Union, MU II,
Come listen to various papers, read by UC Davis students, related to topics such as "State, Sexuality, and Medicine in Islam", "Displacement, Labor and Terror", "Framing Poetry, Cinema and Language in Arabic" and more.
"Reading Egypt through Indonesia" May 12, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM 273 Social Science & Humanities,
Public Lecture by Engeng Ho
ME/SA Faculty Development Seminar May 09, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 1246 Social Science and Humanities Building,
Seminar by Nayan Shah
"Spirited Topographies: Urban Religiosity, Mobilities and Practices" May 09, 2014 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (SS&H 2203) and SS&H 273,
One-day, UC-wide symposium, Smriti Srinivas
ME/SA Community Week (May 5th-9th) May 09, 2014 from 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Check out all the events planned for this ME/SA cultural week!
Arab Studies Conference from 05-02-2014 12:05 AM to 05-03-2014 12:05 AM ARC, Ballroom A,
May 2: Subjectivity and its Discontents, May 3: Decolonization and its Discontents, Official Times: TBD
"Religion and its Discontents" May 01, 2014 from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),
Roundtable convened and moderated by Smriti Srinivas
"The Aporias of Urban Protest in Istanbul: How Middle Class Revolt Undermines Itself" Apr 23, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM 273 Social Science & Humanities (downstairs),
Public lecture by Cihan Tugal
"Courts and Constitutional Transition: Lessons from the Turkish Case" Apr 14, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM 273 SS&H (downstairs),
Public Lecture by Asli Bali
"An Overview of Persian Classical Music" Apr 10, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
"Israel in Asia: Settler Colonialism, Mobility, and Rupture" Apr 07, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),
Public Lecture by Magid Shihade
"Cosmopolitan Pahlavans? Persianate Athletic Culture from the Balkans to Bengal" Mar 14, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM 1271 Social Sciences & Humanities Bldg,
Faculty and Grad Seminar by Houchang Chehabi
"Through a Text Darkly: Ottoman Sexuality in the Sixteenth Century" Feb 28, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),
Public Lecture by Selim S. Kuru
"The Politics of Secular Pilgrimage: Paul-Emile Botta's Red Sea Expedition, 1836-1839" Feb 26, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 03:30 PM 1271 Social Sciences & Humanities Bldg,
Public Lecture by Sahar Bazzaz
SOLIDARITY RETREAT 2014 from 02-21-2014 02:02 PM to 02-23-2014 02:02 PM Bodega Bay,
"Women's Rights in Morocco and the 2011 Constitution" Feb 20, 2014 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM ARC, Ballroom A,
Public Lecture by Fatima Sadiqi
"Muslim Converts, Christian Wives: Locating Hybrid Armenian-Muslim Identities in the Sharia Courts of Aleppo" Feb 12, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),
Public Lecture, Elyse Semerdjian
"Giving Voice to the Arab Jew: Engaging Mizrahi Critics of Zionism" Feb 11, 2014 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (SS&H 2203),
Seminar: Keif Cohen, Rachel Feldman, Susan Miller
"Sidi Bouzid Blues and the Green Wave: Journeys through the Arab Spring and Fall" Feb 10, 2014 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM Conference Center, Ballroom A,
Public Lecture, Karima Bennoune
"In the Absence of Reliable Ghosts: Sexuality, Historiography, South Asia" 02-06-2014 04:02 PM Andrews Conference Room (SS&H 2203),
Public Lecture by Anjali Arondekar
"Criminality in Space of Death: The Palestinian Case-Study" Jan 28, 2014 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM ARC, Ballroom B,
Public Lecture, Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian
"Egyptians Forced to Choose Between The Muslim Brotherhood or The Military" Jan 17, 2014 from 07:00 PM to 07:20 PM --,
Interview hosted by UprisingRadio, featuring Professor Noha Radwan
"Jewish Thinking about Islam during the Medieval Period" Nov 20, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM TDB,
Public Lecture, Jonathan Decter
"The Others Mobilized: Gezi and the Present Moment in Turkey" Nov 14, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM Art Annex (Technocultural Studies Building),
Discussion Panel on Turkey
"Viral Occupation: New Media Technologies and Israeli Military Rule" Nov 07, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM 126 Voorhies Hall,
Public Lecture, Rebecca Stein
"Travelling Knowledges from the North East: A case study of Karbi Funeral Narratives" Nov 06, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM 273 SS&H (downstairs),
Public Lecture, Debashree Duttaray
Teach-In: "The Middle East: Protests and Transformations" Nov 06, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Memorial Union, King Room (second floor),
(see panelists below)