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Previous PU Middle East Seminar Lectures

Previous Schedule:

Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 430-6PM, 102 Jones Hall:
Andrew Kerim Arsan: Towards a Global History of the Intellectual: Eastern Mediterranean Literati in the World, c.1900-1920

CANCELLED: Wednesday, March 30, 2011, 430-6PM, 102 Jones Hall:
On Barak: Out-dating: Telegraphy and the Eclipse of the Hijri Calendar CANCELLED

Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 430-6PM, 102 Jones Hall:
Lawrence Rosen: Parallel Worlds: 'Shadow' Law and Political Culture in Morocco

Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 430-6PM, East Pyne 010:
Max Weiss: Happiness and Histories of Emotion in the Modern Middle East

Wednesday December 8, 2010, 430-6PM, East Pyne 010:
Ben White: 'Separatist Rebels' and 'Sons of the Country': the Question of Separatism in French Mandate Syria

Wednesday, October 27, 2010, 430-6PM, East Pyne 010:
Amaney Jamal: Of Empires and Citizens: Authoritarian Persistence in the Arab World

Wednesday, October 6, 2010, 430-6PM, East Pyne 010:
Michael Barry: Allegorical Images of Islamic Philosophy in Medieval and Renaissance European Art

Wednesday, April 21, 2010, 430-630PM, 010 East Pyne: Michael Laffan: "When is a Jawi Jawi: A short note on Pieter Sourij's "Maldin" and his Minang student "Sayf al-Rijal" 

Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 430-630PM, 008 Friend: Senem Aslan: "Governing Areas of Dissidence: Nation-Building and Ethnic Movements in Turkey and Morocco".

Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 430-630PM, 010 East Pyne: Molly Greene: "Mediterranean Fraud or What Happens at Sea Stays at Sea"

Wednesday, February 3, 2010, 430-630PM, 010 East Pyne: Jacob Shapiro: The Politics of Militancy: Evidence from Pakistan

Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 430-630PM, 010 East Pyne: Pascal Menoret: Urban delinquency and religious revival in Saudi Arabia

Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 430PM-630PM, 008 Friend: Mirjam Kuenkler: The Special Courts of the Clergy (Dadgah-e Vizheh-ye Ruhaniyyat) and the Repression of Dissident Clergy in post-revolutionary Iran

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 430-630PM, 010 East Pyne: Heath Lowry: Recognizing 14th century Ottoman realities: 'Oh by the way, we are here to stay': the Ottoman pattern of conquest in the Balkans

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 430-630PM, 008 Friend: Mark Cohen: Modern myths of Muslim anti-Semitism