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A reading and discussion by Author Terence Ward

A reading and discussion by Author Terence Ward

from 05-09-2019 06:05 PM to 05-10-2019 09:05 PM ARC Ballroom B,

Terence Ward's critically acclaimed memoir Searching for Hassan narrates the story of an American family's odyssey back to Iran. The passion and love that drives their search and miraculous encounter lives on today in many forms. The author will describe the impact of this bond between the Ward and Ghasemi family and reflect on past and future. Ward's deeply human story has become a bestseller in both Iran and in America.

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Stone Men

Stone Men

May 09, 2019 from 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

The palestinians who built Israel

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South Asia Film Festival

South Asia Film Festival

from 05-03-2019 05:05 PM to 05-04-2019 08:05 PM

Presented by UC Davis Middle East and South Asia Studies with 3rd I films Co-sponsors: UC Davis Office of Global Affairs, Davis Humanities Institute, Cinema and Digital Media, Religious Studies, Asian American Studies, UCD Library, International House Davis, Punjabi American Heritage Society, Sikhlens. For more information call: 530-754-4926

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How I Met My Great Grandfather: Archives and the writing of history

How I Met My Great Grandfather: Archives and the writing of history

Apr 29, 2019 from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM AGR Room ( Alumni Center,

Sherene Seikaly is an associate professor of history at UCSB and the author of Men of Capital: Scarcity and Economy in Mandate Palestine

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Research Symposium 2019

Research Symposium 2019

Apr 18, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 06:00 PM 3119, International Center,

The ME/SA Research Symposium is an annual 1-day event showcasing student work that focuses on the Middle East, South Asia, North Africa and their diasporic communities.

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The Arab World between Revolution and Counterrevolution

The Arab World between Revolution and Counterrevolution

Apr 17, 2019 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM UC Davis International Center Multipurpose Room,

UC Davis Middle East / South Asia Studies, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Office of Global Engagement, and Global Affairs invite you to join us for a lecture by Hicham Alaoui, known as a "dissident" member of the ruling family in the Kingdom of Morocco. Often referred to in the media as "the Red Prince" for his pro-democracy stance, Hicham Alaoui is an outspoken advocate for constitutional monarchy in Morocco. He is a graduate of Princeton University, earned his doctorate in Middle Eastern Studies at Oxford University, and is currently a Research Associate at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University.

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Dubai's Spiritual Infrastructure Lecture

Dubai's Spiritual Infrastructure Lecture

from 11-13-2018 03:11 PM to 12-13-2018 04:12 PM

Networks of Care among Migrant Muslim Women

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New Research and Movie Shine Light on Punjabi Women in California

11-05-2018 01:11 PM

For more information, please refer to https://lettersandscience.ucdavis.edu/news/new-research-and-movie-shine-light-punjabi-women-california

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Amanda Lucia lecture

Amanda Lucia lecture

Oct 29, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:45 PM Andrews conference room ,

Reflecting on reflections of Amma: the perils and profits of the celebrity guru.

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Arabic Literature in Brazil

Arabic Literature in Brazil

Oct 24, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:15 PM Olson Hall,

Orientalism, Mistura, and the Cultural Politics of Translating Gibran

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Persian Literature in the World

Persian Literature in the World

Oct 08, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Conference Center, Ballroom A,

 

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Asian Pacific Islander & Middle Eastern/South Asian 2018 Fall Welcome

Asian Pacific Islander & Middle Eastern/South Asian 2018 Fall Welcome

Sep 25, 2018 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM ARC Pavilion,

 

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New Studies on the Samanids in Uzbekistan

Aug 09, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM 176 Kerr Hall,

Professor Shamsoddin Kamaloddin Tashkent State Institute of Oriental Studies

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