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Past Events 2013-2014

Events for the Academic Year 2013-2014

Film Screening: "Where Should the Birds Fly"

Oct 03, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM Andrews Conference Room (SS&H 2203),

Director: Fida Qishta

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"Melancholia of Freedom: Social Life of an Indian Township in South Africa"

Oct 21, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 SS&H Building),

Anthropology Fall Colloquium 2013, Thomas Hansen

"Melancholia of Freedom: Social Life of an Indian Township in South Africa" - Read More…

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)

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"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

"The Others Mobilized: Gezi and the Present Moment in Turkey" - Read More…

"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

"Egyptians Forced to Choose Between The Muslim Brotherhood or The Military" - Read More…

"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

"Criminality in Space of Death: The Palestinian Case-Study" - Read More…

"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

"Giving Voice to the Arab Jew: Engaging Mizrahi Critics of Zionism" - Read More…

"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

"Women's Rights in Morocco and the 2011 Constitution" - Read More…

SOLIDARITY RETREAT 2014

from 02-21-2014 02:02 PM to 02-23-2014 02:02 PM Bodega Bay,

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"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

"Through a Text Darkly: Ottoman Sexuality in the Sixteenth Century" - Read More…

"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

"Cosmopolitan Pahlavans? Persianate Athletic Culture from the Balkans to Bengal" - Read More…

"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

"Israel in Asia: Settler Colonialism, Mobility, and Rupture" - Read More…

"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!

"An Overview of Persian Classical Music" - Read More…

"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

"Religion and its Discontents" - Read More…

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

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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!

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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

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"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

"Spirited Topographies: Urban Religiosity, Mobilities and Practices" - Read 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

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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.

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