Post Tagged with: "Middle East and North Africa Studies Certificate"

Lecture | Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, Feb. 20

Lecture | Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey, Feb. 20

Dr. Özgür Özdamar will lecture on “Foreign Policy Change in the Middle East: Egypt, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey” on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. in Porter 104. Özdamar is Associate Professor of Political Science at Bilkent University and currently a visiting fellow at Johns Hopkins University. His research focuses on foreign […]

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February 2, 2019 at 7:15 pmEvents

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 6:30 to 7:30 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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February 2, 2019 at 2:45 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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February 2, 2019 at 2:00 pmEvents

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 7p.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 the […]

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February 2, 2019 at 11:00 amEvents

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

Middle East & North Africa Studies Announces Spring 2019 Events

Middle East & North Africa Studies Announces Spring 2019 Events

The Middle East & North Africa Studies program provides the Ohio University and Athens communities with an interdisciplinary understanding of the history and contemporary dynamics of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. While the bulk of its efforts are focused on the undergraduate certificate in Middle East and North Africa […]

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January 28, 2019 at 9:27 amNews