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MEHAT Workshop 10/18/2017: Rao Mohsin Ali Noor

Dear MEHAT Attendees, Plean join the Middle East History and Theory Workshop this Wednesday, October 18th, at 3:00-4:30 PM in Pick Hall 218 (Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture Room). Our speaker is Rao Mohsin Ali Noor (NELC) and he will be discussing his paper: “Of … Continue reading

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MEHAT Workshop: Fall 2017 Schedule

Dear MEHAT Workshop Attendees, I am thrilled about the full schedule this Fall quarter and look forward to fruitful discussions with you all. The MEHAT workshop will meet on Wednesdays, 3:00-4:20 PM in Pick Hall 218. Please mark your calendars and come: Wednesday, October 4: … Continue reading

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2017-2018 Call for Papers

The Middle East History and Theory (MEHAT) Workshop is accepting submissions for the 2017-18 academic year. We aim to provide a forum for graduate students to present new work, receive feedback, and generate discussion across disciplines. We are eager to … Continue reading

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Have a good summer!

Dear MEHAT attendees, As we are finishing up our last duties for the MEHAT Workshop this year, we wanted to express our gratitude to all who have participated. It has been a very successful, engaging and rewarding year, and we … Continue reading

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Workshop 5/31/17: Amir Toft

Please join the Middle East History and Theory Workshop on Wednesday, May 31st, at 3:00 PM in Pick 218 (Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture Room). Our speaker is Amir Toft (NELC) who will present the paper “Registered Silence: Institutional Logic in the Ottoman Court … Continue reading

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Lecture 5/18/17: Dr. Sara Pursley

Please join MEHAT and CMES on Thursday May 18th at 4:30 PM in Stuart 105. Dr. Sara Pursley (NYU) will lecture about “Rending the Veils of Time and Space: Conceptions of the Unconscious and the Revolutionary Imagination in 1950s Iraq.” A … Continue reading

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Workshop 5/17/17: Dr. Sara Pursley

Please join the Middle East History and Theory Workshop on Wednesday, May 17th at 3:00 PM in Pick 218 (Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture Room). Our speaker is Sara Pursley (NYU) who will present the conclusion to her forthcoming manuscript “Historiographical Uses of Visual Sources: … Continue reading

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Workshop 5/11/17: Dr. Anver Emon

Please join MEHAT, the Islamic Studies Workshop, and CMES on Thursday, May 11th starting at 4:00 PM in Pick 218. Dr. Anver Emon (University of Toronto) will be with us to discuss the paper “Situating the Islamic in Relation to the State: A … Continue reading

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Lecture 5/2/17: Dr. Muriel Debié

Please join MEHAT, the Ancient Societies Workshop, and CMES on Tuesday, May 2nd from 3:30 PM- 5:00 PM in Classics 21. Dr. Muriel Debié (CNRS, Paris; current fellow at the School of Historical Studies-Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) will lecture on “Jerusalem in … Continue reading

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Workshop 5/3/2017: Rachel Schine

Please join the Middle East History and Theory Workshop on Wednesday, May 3rd at 3:00 PM in Pick 218 (Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture Room). Our speaker is Rachel Schine (NELC) who will present the paper “Reproducing Blackness in Arabic Popular Literature: The Black Heroes … Continue reading

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