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Fall 2019 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Fall 2019 | Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate Courses

Seven Fall 2019 courses fulfill requirements for the Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate. The following list includes course name, time, instructor, and prerequisites. The certificate is offered by the History Department at Ohio University in conjunction with a number of courses from other departments. Students and advisers interested in learning […]

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March 16, 2019 at 9:32 pmAnnouncements In Class News

Lecture | Islam & the Arab Uprisings, March 7

Dr. Loren Lybarger

Dr. Loren Lybarger will lecture on “Islam & the Arab Uprisings” on Thursday, March 7, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Kennedy Museum. Lybarger, Associate Professor of Classics and World Religion and Director of Islamic Studies, will survey the different types of religious movements and politics that manifested during and […]

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March 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents

Art Exhibit: The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 to March 10

The Kennedy Museum of Art at Ohio University showcases the art exhibit The Absence of the Syrian Artist from Feb. 4 through March 10 at the Kennedy Museum. The exhibition features the work of several Syrian artists who lived through part of the Syrian crisis and currently reside outside of Syria […]

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March 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents

Lecture | Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics, March 22

Lecture | Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics, March 22

Dr. Ilana Feldman will lecture on the “Humanitarian Predicaments & Palestinian Refugee Politics” on Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. at the Baker Theater. Feldman, Professor of Anthropology, History, and International Affairs at George Washington University, will give the keynote lecture at the 2019 Ohio University History Graduate Conference. She is […]

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March 1, 2019 at 6:45 pmEvents

Spectrum Interviews Abu-Rish about U.S. Policy in Middle East

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History and Director of the Middle East and North Africa Certificate Program, discussed U.S. policy in the Middle East on WOUB’s Spectrum Podcast headlined “Iran’s Strength is the Primary Target of the Trump Team in the Middle East.” Hosted by Spectrum‘s Tom Hodson, the […]

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February 21, 2019 at 1:59 pmFaculty in the News In the News News

Screening of ‘The Judge,’ First Female Sharia Judge in Palestine, Feb. 5

Judge Kholoud al-Faqih

 A film screening of “The Judge” is free and open to the public on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 5 p.m. in Bentley 124. The documentary features Kholoud al-Faqih, the first female Sharia (Islamic law) judge in Palestine, who is appointed to a court in Ramallah in the West Bank. To […]

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February 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents

Lecture | The Absence of the Syrian Artists, Feb. 7

Basil Masri Zada will present on “The Absence of the Syrian Artists” on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Kennedy Museum. Zada will will give a general overview of international political attitudes toward displaced Syrian artists. He examines the the effects of the crisis in Syria […]

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February 1, 2019 at 10:30 pmEvents