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Archive – November 2012

 
Monday, September 18, 2017
12:00 noon
202 Jones Hall
Brown Bag Lunch Series 2017–18
George Kiraz
Institute for Advanced Study
“‘In the evening, I am a Nabīṭ [an Aramaic speaker]… In the morning, I am an Arab.’
Multilingualism in the Middle East and Syro-Arabic Contact Before the Abbasids”
 
Monday, September 18, 2017
12:00 noon
Louis A. Simpson International Building Room 144
Program in Translation and International Communication
Max Weiss
History and Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University
“Translating Syrian Literature Today”
 
September 25, 2017
11:00 a.m.
102 Jones Hall
Ph.D. Final Public Oral Examination of
Zachary Jacob Foster
Dissertation title:
“The Invention of Palestine”
 
 
Monday, September 25, 2017
12:00 noon
202 Jones Hall
Brown Bag Lunch Series 2017–18
Matthew Melvin-Koushki
University of South Carolina
“Islamic Philosophy as Occult Practice: The Case of Safavid Iran”
 
Monday, September 25, 2017
4:30 p.m.
102 Jones Hall
Ph.D. Final Public Oral Examination of
Sara G. Verskin
Dissertation title:
“Barren Women: The Intersection of Biology, Medicine, and Religion in the Treatment of Infertile Women in the Medieval Middle East”
 
Monday, September 25, 2017
4:30 p.m.
211 Dickinson Hall
Marina Rustow
Near Eastern Studies and History, Princeton University
The Cairo Geniza, Central Asian Paper and the Middle East’s Archive Problem”
Open to the public.
Reception to follow in 210 Dickinson
 
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