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Hagop Kevorkian Center at New York University
Luncheon Seminar Series "Egyptian Representation of Nazism and Fascism 1937-1940"
Saturday Seminar for Teachers: Teaching Arab Nationalism
Visual Culture Series "Visual Culture and the War on Terror"
Distinguished Lecture "Whose New Middle East?"
Visual Culture Series "Iraq and Return"
Program in Ottoman Studies "Ottoman Turks in European Opera"
(10/17/2007 - 10/18/2007)
Luncheon Seminar "From Karbala to New York: Transformations of Shi'a Rituals"
Luncheon Seminar Series, "Post-Mubarak Scenarios in Egypt"
Research Workshop "Invisible Cage: Syrian Migrant Workers in Lebanon"
Program in Ottoman Studies "Shared, Reinvented and Appropriated Islamic Sacred Spaces in Northern Greece Today"
(11/8/2007 - 11/15/2007)
New Book Series "Bazaar and State in Iran: The Politics of the Tehran Marketplace"
CinemaEast Screening and Roundtable "Political Activism, Bloggers and New Uses of Digital Video and Mobile Phone Films"
Margaret Meade Film and Video Festival
Research Workshop "Spaces of Containment: Contemporary Displacement in the Middle East"
Roundtable "Torture and Democracy: A Conversation with Naomi Klein and Lisa Hajjar"
Saturday Seminar for Teachers: From Arab NY to Tehrangeles
Research Workshop "Islamism Revisited"
Film Screening "Persepolis"
Program in Ottoman Studies "Ladies of the Cafe Aman"
Visual Culture Series "Postcards from Tora Bora"
Luncheon Seminar Series: "Caught in the Snare of Violence, Ethno-Nationalism and Political Islam: The New Kurdish Question in Turkey"
Luncheon Seminar Series: "Turkish Politics and the Middle East"
Film Screening: "Charged in the Name of Terror: Portraits by Contemporary Artists"
Saturday Seminar for Teachers: "Teaching Turkey: from the Ottoman Empire to Current Events"
New Book Series: "On Suicide Bombings: A Roundtable Discussion"
Luncheon Seminar Series: "Secular Citizenship and Theology in Turkey"
Program in Ottoman Studies: "Public Space, Modernity, and Empire Building: A Comparative Analysis"
Research Workshop: "Local Dimensions of Berber Activism"
Luncheon Seminar Series: "A Good Arab in a Bad House: Palestinian Soldiers in the Israeli Military"
Distinguished Lecture: "Confronting Opacity: The Enigma of Algerian Politics and the Challenge of Social Sciences"
Visual Culture Series: "Impossible Archives"
Program in Ottoman Studies: "Contextualizing Sheyh Galip's Beauty and Love"
Distinguished Lecture: "The Politics of Crisis: Pakistan Today and Tomorrow
Luncheon Seminar Series: "Sufism in Singapore"
Visual Culture Series: "Iranian-American Artists Roundtable at NY Academy of Arts"
Conference: "Age of Comparison?"
(3/27/2008 - 3/29/2008)
Film Screening: "Salata Baladi"
Saturday Seminar for Teachers: "Ways of Seeing: Contemporary Art in the Middle East"
Visual Culture Series: "Silence in Silver"
Eurasian Connections Series: "A Clash of Islams in the Northern Caucasus: The Sufi-Salafi Confrontation"
Visual Culture Series: Film Screening: "The Birthday"
Research Workshop: "Joining Jihad: Globalization, Informal Markets and Islamic Militancy in Cairo"
Research Workshop: "Dreaming in Un-Dreamy Times: On Ethics and the Imagination in Contemporary Egypt"
Distinguished Lecture: "Autobiography and the Great War: Rethinking Arabo-Turkish Identity After Gallipoli"
Luncheon Seminar Series: "Pragmatism, Sovereignty and Community in Modern Arab Political Thought"
Film Screening and Panel Discussion: "Jihad for Love"
Summer In-Service Workshop
(6/10/2008 - 6/11/2008)
Seminar Pakistan Fighting Big Wars, Playing Great Games
Visual Culture Series/Film Lioness USA 2008
Lecture Israel Confronts Its Past The New Historians and Their Critiques
Seminar Ethnic Minorities and Unrest in Iran Challenges to National Identity and Security in the Islamic Republic
Visual Culture/Film Heavy Metal in Baghdad USA/Canada, 2007, 84 min, DigiBeta
Ottoman Studies The Ottoman Road to War in 1914 The Ottoman Empire and the First World War
Visual Culture The Other Half How to Build a Creative Career
Research Workshop Know Your History, Know YourselfVisualizing the Nation Through History and Geography
Visual Culture Chronicles of a Refugee Episode I The Nakba Dailies, 79 min
Visual Culture Chronicles of a Refugee Episode II The Daily Nakbas, 89 min
Seminar The Story Behind Abu Ghraib
Research Workshop Nylon, Gender, and Commodity Politics in Egypt, 1930s-1950s
Visual Culture Chronicles of a Refugee Episode III Homeland Without ID, 79 min
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina Opening Orientation
Visual Culture Chronicles of a Refugee Episode IV Identity Without a Homeland 78 min
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina Teacher Training on Women, Gender and Islam
Visual Culture/Film How We Fight Conscripts, Mercenaries, Terrorists, and Peacekeepers
Visual Culture/Film Chronicles of a Refugee Episode V The Talk of Return 78 min
Seminar Between Gandhi and Bin Laden The Caliphate in Modern Politics
Ottoman Studies An Evening of Anatolian Music With the Ozan Aksoy Trio
Research Workshop Egyptian Workers, 2004-08 A Social Movement on the Margins of the Global Neo-Liberal Economic Order
Visual Culture Chronicles of a Refugee Episode VI The Return of Talk 84 min
Educational Outreach Women, Islam and the Law, A Saturday Seminar for Teachers
Seminar What are Hymens Actually Good For? Public Debate and The 2007 Egyptian Fatwa On Hymenorraphy
Educational Outreach Middle East Outreach Council Professionals Workshop Best Practices Study Tours for Educators
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina Representations of Middle Eastern Youth in Literature, Journalistic sources, and graphic novels
New Book Series The Power of Representation Publics, Peasants, and Islam in Egypt
Educational Outreach Middle Eastern Art and Culture Curriculum Development Project Community Organizations and Local Teacher Strategy Session
Symposium The Obama Presidency What It Could Mean For the Middle East and The Muslim World
Research Workshop Flexible Citizenship in Dubai Corporate Subjectivity and Ambivalences of Arab Identity in the Emerging City-Corporation
Ottoman Studies Contending for Constantinople Mehmed the Conqueror, The Halveti Sufi Order and Amasya
Seminar Womens Silk Work A Textile Geography of Old French Literature
Symposium The Price of Peace Palestinian Property in Israel and The Peace Process
Educational Outreach The Arabic Language ways of teaching, learning, and understanding Saturday Seminar for Teachers
Ottoman Studies Dynamics of Conversion in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East
Visual Culture/Film In Search of Bene Israel 2008, 36 Minutes
Research Workshop The Textuality of Murder The Documentation of Norms in Contemporary Syrian Court Practices
Visual culture Female Trouble Womens Representation in Iranian Cinema and Film Screening Under the Skin of the City 2001,92 Minutes
Educational Outreach Middle Eastern Art and Culture Curriculum Development Project.
(2/14/2009 - 2/15/2009)
Media Outreach MERIP/Middle East Desk Media Training Workshop
New Book Series Beaches, Ruins, Resorts The Politics of Tourism in the Arab World
Seminar Fact and Fiction in US-Iran Relations Under the Shah Policy Implications for the New US Administration
Visual Culture/Film Screening A Jihad For Love by Parvez Sharma Pakistan, 2007
Visual Culture/Film Screening Chronicle of a Disappearance by Elia Suleiman 1996, Palestine/Israel
Ottoman Studies Thugs and Pashas Households and the Politics of Ottoman Reform in Cairo and Istanbul, 1800-1850
Visual Culture/Film Screenings Women in Prison Cinematic Testimonies from Turkey and Iran
Conference Prison, Literature, and Cultural Politics in the Middle East
(3/6/2009 - 3/7/2009)
Concert Nour Middle East Ensemble Concert From Irene to Ishtar
Visual Culture/Film Screening Dishing Democracy 2007,50 Minutes
Symposium Human Rights Activism in Iran A Conversation With Women Human Rights Defenders
Visual Culture/Film Screening A Moment of Innocence by Mohssen Makhmalbaf Iran, 1996
Educational Outreach The Politics of language Teaching Arabic and More in US High Schools
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina Teacher Training-Professional Development Program on Teaching the Middle East
Visual Culture/Film ScreeningWarring Factions by Justin Mashouf USA, Iran, 2009
Panel Discussion Empowering Women of Faith
Seminar The Anthropology of Dance in the Arabian Peninsula Women, Culture and Private/Public Space in Yemen
Panel Discussion Iran, Palestine, and the U.S. Re-Shaping Foreign Policy in the Middle East
Research Workshop Religious Idioms and Rights-Based Demands Can Iranian Women Act as Agents of a Reformation of Shia Islam?
Panel Discussion Womenomics Women, Microfinance, and Cultural Development
Visual Culture/Film Screening Kashf-Lifting of the Veil by Ayesha Khan Pakistan, 2008
Visual Culture/Film Screening Masumiyet by Zeki Demirkubuz Turkey, 1997
Panel Discussion How to Cultivate an Indigenous Muslim Culture
Seminar Why do You Kill? The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance
Seminar Blogs, Social Networking Sites and the New, New Media in the Arab World
Visual Culture/Film Screening Ali Zaoua Prince of the Streets
Panel Discussion Oil, Economy and Politics in the Modern Middle East
Ottoman Studies The Monks of Mount Athos and the Ottoman Sultans
Seminar The International Criminal Court and the Pursuit of Peace and Justice in Sudan
Visual Culture/Film Screening Al Banat Doal these girls by Tahani Rached Egypt, 2006
Seminar The Egyptian versus the Cosmopolitan Alexandria
Educational Outreach The Politics of Race in Comparative Perspective Reflections on the U.S., the Middle East and Latin America A Saturday Seminar for Teachers
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina New York City Field Study Tour
Educational Outreach Palestine through the Eyes of Youth A Saturday Seminar for Teachers
Educational Outreach Student Exchange between Yemeni and American students
Educational Outreach Teaching the Medina Final Projects and Celebration with Ramzi and Company
Conference New Approaches to Egyptian Legal HistoryLate Ottoman Period to the Present
(6/11/2009 - 6/13/2009)
Media Outreach Iran What you Need to Know
Educational Outreach/LCTL Promotion Startalk Teacher Training in Persian, Arabic, Hindi and Urdu A Summer Institute for Teachers
(7/6/2009 - 7/17/2009)
Visual Culture Series Z32
Assessment Resources, Practical Considerations and Impact
(9/18/2009 - 9/19/2009)
Seminar Series Converting Cultures Islamization, Acculturation, and Ethnicity in Medieval Egypt
Seminar Series The Shaheen Collection Arab Images in American Popular Culture
Special Event Middle Eastern Art in Translation A Conversation with Critics, Artists and Curators
Visual Culture Series Reel Bad Arabs How Hollywood Vilifies a People
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Middle Eastern Art in Translation
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium Surviving Images War, Memory, and Trauma in Lebanese and Iranian Cinemas
Visual Culture Series Project Kashmir
(10/2/2009 - 10/9/2009)
Research Workshop Does Torture Work? A Sociolegal Assessment of the Practice in Historical and Global Perspective
Special Event Iran in Context A Round Table Discussion
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Political Participation in Iran Elections and the Everyday
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium A Letter Named Jim
Visual Culture Series Islamicate Cultures of Bombay Cinema
Program in Ottoman Studies Histories in Verse Ottoman Imperialism and Its Supporters in Early 16th C. Istanbul
Visual Culture Series In the Shadows of a Leader Qaddafis Female Bodyguards
Visual Culture Series A Cinema Across Borders The First New York Kurdish Film Festival
(10/21/2009 - 10/25/2009)
Seminar Series Transnational Developments Affecting Peace and Conflict in Kurdistan Recent Events in Historical Perspective
New Book Series The Kurdish Experience through the Visual Arts
Saturday Seminar for Teachers The Kurds Culture, Politics, and History Across Borders
Seminar Series Riyadh Drift Social Marginalization and Urban Unrest in Saudi Arabia
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium A Genre without Borders? The Arabic Ghazal and its Persian Cousin
Research Workshop Oils Domain The Tyranny of Nature in Saudi Arabia
Seminar Series A Post-US Iraq After the Pull-Out, the Deluge?
Visual Culture Series THREE MONKEYS Maymun
New Book Series Objects of Translation Material Culture and Medieval Hindu-Muslim Encounter
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium Thou Shalt Not Translate Me
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Global Education, Human Rights and the Middle East Region
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium Horizons of Translation Translation, Cultural Conflict, and the Literary Text
Research Workshop Translating Colonial Fortunes Dilemmas of Inheritance in Muslim and English Law Across a 19th-C. Diaspora
Program in Ottoman Studies Neo-Ottomanism as Pious Principle and Public Memory in Istanbul
Visual Culture Series Coffee Futures
Career Development Series First Annual Hagop Kevorkian Center Open House and Alumni Networking Reception
Research Workshop Violence and Nationhood in Ottoman Macedonia
Visual Culture Series New Muslim Cool
New Book Series From Coexistence to Conquest International Law and the Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict 1891-1945
Special Event Talking to the Taliban
Seminar Series Breaking the Silence Female Veterans of the Israeli Occupation Forces Speak Out
Visual Culture Series Falafel
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Immigration to NYC, Then and Now
Research Workshop Our Bodies Belong to God Islam and Bioethics in Egypt
Seminar Series Gender and Economic Isolation in an Era of Globalization
Program in Ottoman Studies Songs of the Sultan
Comparative Literature Series Military Coup Narratives and the Disarticulations of the Political in the Contemporary Turkish Novel
Conference National Poets/Universal Poetics The Poetry of Nazim Hikmet and Mahmoud Darwish in Comparative Perspective.
(3/5/2010 - 3/6/2010)
Research Workshop Economies of Pleasure A Reading of Temporary Marriage in the Holy City of Qum
Special Event Radars/Affect/Space Israel, Palestine, Mexico, US
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium Hebrew, Arabic, and Whats In-Between Language and Metalanguage in the Literature of Israel/Palestine
Program in Ottoman Studies Revolution, Purges, Nationalism The Young Turks in Power
Visual Culture Series Amreeka
Seminar Series historical narrative as political theory The unentailed inheritance of Tariq Al-Bishri
Research Workshop Making the Sudanese Mahdi Arab
Visual Culture Series Afghan Star
Seminar Series Scribes, States, and the Social Order in Early Modern India
Comparative Middle Eastern Literatures Colloquium Reading al-Farabi with Berio and Bacon An Essay in Crosspollinating The Philosophy of Plato
Program in Ottoman Studies Saints, Sufis and Popular Religion
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Food, Culture and Politics of the Middle East
Seminar Series FLAGG MILLER, ON MILITANCY AND THE ART OF THE EGG THEOLOGICAL LESSONS FROM THE OSAMA BIN LADEN AUDIOCASSETTE COLLECTION
Seminar Series Muslim Clergy in America Ministry as Profession in the Islamic Community
Research Workshop The Arab Experience of Existentialism
Symposium Urban Planning in Istanbul Shifting Spaces/Shifting Identities in Europes Capital of Culture 2010
Seminar Series Egypts upcoming elections and the rule of emergency law
Seminar Series Elections in the Sudan A Report from the Field
New Book Series Years of Fear Transitional Justice in Syria
Special Event Concert Homeland Hip-Hop III
Special Event Panel Discussion Hip Hop Araby Political Expression and Popular Culture
Special panel discussion Sanctioning Iran
Saturday Seminar for Teachers How Islamic is Islamic History?
Saturday Seminar for Teachers Coffee The Culture, Politics and Economy of one of the Worlds most sought after commodities
Summer Institute for Teachers Running Dry The Politics of Water in the Middle East
(7/27/2010 - 7/29/2010)
Summer Institute for Teachers Multilayered Lives Muslim Women in the Middle East and North Africa
(8/9/2010 - 8/11/2010)
Visual Culture The Oath
Panel Discussion The Obama Syndrome - Surrender at Home, War Abroad
Research Workshop Scientific Knowledge, Liberalism and Empire - American Political Science in the Middle East
Seminar A Theory of Terrorism
Program in Ottoman Studies What Did it Mean to Be European in the Sixteenth Century? A view from the Ottoman Empire
Teacher Training Arab Cinema Media, Culture and Modernity
Research Workshop Hip Hop and Urban Politics in Morocco
Workshop Necrology and Sectarianism in Iraq - Writing Occupation and the Civil War
Symposium The Meaning of Averroes and Maimonidies for Our Times
Iranian Studies Initiative Bridging the Gap or Filling in the Precipice? The Poetics of Passage in Contemporary Persian Literature
Visual Culture On the Life and Work of Ardeshir Mohassess a Conference and Exhibit Commemorating the Legacy of One of Irans Greatest Graphic Artists
(10/8/2010 - 10/10/2010)
Program in Ottoman Studies In the Shade of the Mulberries Qadi Courts and Sharia Law
Visual Culture Masquerades
Lecture Raising/ Lowering the Tones DisHarmonically of Ethnographies of Iran and its Diasporas
Lecture Iraqs Past and The Struggle for its Future
Seminar Islam in Russia Today
Program in Ottoman Studies Archaeologists and Travelers in Ottoman Lands
Causality and Knowledge in the thought of al-Yusi d. 1691 Situating the Natural Sciences in Early Modern Morocco
Coverage in Context Primary Sources Media and the Middle East 1
Seminar Elections in the Arab World - Who Votes, Why, and What it Means
New Book Series The Arabs and the Holocaust - The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives
Contemporary Arab Thought Between Despair and the Struggle for Enlightenment
Panel Discussion The Deportation Regime - Sovereignty, Space, and the Freedom of Movement
Teacher Training Labor and Migration in the Middle East
Women in Conflict Iraq and Afghanistan
Iranian Studies Initiative Feminist Studies Encountering Iranian Studies - Gaps, Contradictions and Elisions
Program in Ottoman Studies Sacks of Grain, Stacks of Wood, and Some Limits of the Early Modern Ottoman Economy
Visual Culture Taqwacore - The Birth of Punk Islam
Research Workshop Narratives of Truth - Documenting the Mind in the Constantine Psychiatric Hospital
Coverage in Context Primary Sources Media and the Middle East 2
New Book Series In the Time of Oil - Piety, Memory, and Social Life in an Omani Town
Teacher Training Spotlight on Afghanistan
Coverage in Context Primary Sources Media and the Middle East 3
Teacher Training Jews in the Arab World
Program in Ottoman Studies Bodies and Borders - The Ottoman-Iranian Frontier in the 19th Century
Seminar Colored Identity - The Politics and Materiality of ID Cards in Palestine/Israel
Visual Culture Little Wars
New Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art A Preview of The Arts of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia and Later South Asia
Research Workshop Of Empires and Citizens - Authoritarian Persistence in the Arab World
Seminar Series Egypt Rising
Seminar The Slow Death of Electoral Politics in Egypt
Symposium Censuring the Middle East - BDS, International Sanctions, and Campus Politics
Coverage in Context Primary Source - Media and the Middle East 4
Iranian Studies Initiative Iranian Elite Studies - A Historical Retrospective
Visual Culture A Letter from Beirut
Teacher Training The Ottoman Empire
Research Workshop Death, The Maiden, and Dreams of Revival - Protestant Reform and the Cult of the Dead in 19th-Century Urmia, Iran
Coverage in Context Primary Sources - Media and the Middle East 5
Seminar Towards a Global History of the Intellectual Eastern Mediterranean Literati in the World
New Book Series The Eastern Mediterranean and the Making of Global Radicalism
Teacher Training/Study Tour Abroad The Politics of Water
(3/18/2011 - 3/29/2011)
Discussion Media Coverage of the Arab Revolutions A Discussion with Al Jazeera Correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin
Iranian Studies Initiative The History of Slavery in Modern Iran - Preliminary Questions and Observations
Seminar Can the Gay International Not Speak?Experiences of Agency, Rights, and Desire
Research Workshop The Legal Personality Dhimma as Collateral - The Function of a Legal Category
Lecture The Chief Eunuch of the Ottoman HaremServant of the Sultan, Servant of the Prophet
Visual Culture Series The One Man Village Lebanon 2009, 86 minby Simon El-Habre
Lecture Modern Iranian Historiography
Teacher Training Teaching about Islam - Well-Tempered Answers to Hot-Button Questions in Your Classroom
Research Workshop World Heritage, Worldliness, and Worthiness at the Margins of Arabia
Seminar Israels Enlightened Public and the Remilitarization of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Program in Ottoman Studies
Distinguished Lecture The Golden Cage by Shirin Ebadi
Seminar Islamic Humor - A Cultural Space for Negotiating Identities
Research Workshop The Search for Origins, Again The Biological Sciences and the Jewish Self
Visual Culture Lebanese Short Films -After Shave directed by Hani Tamba France 2005, 26 min,,Tomorrow 630 directed by Gilles Tarazi Lebanon 2008, 23 min, and Tripoli Quiet directed by Rania Attieh Lebanon 2009, 15 min
Teacher Training Introduction to Arab Music, Dance and Culture
Faculty Resource Network Media and the Middle East
(6/13/2011 - 6/19/2011)
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