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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

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

Performances, Installations, and Talks by Tania El Khoury & Dictaphone Group, through Dec. 16

Stories of Refuge is an installation by the Dictaphone Group.

The Middle East & North Africa Studies Certificate co-presents two video installations by the acclaimed Lebanon-based Dictaphone Group as well as a live art installation by artist Tania El Khoury, all of which she will be present for. Artist’s Talk: Tania El Khoury Thursday, Nov. 8 | 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. (Reception […]

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December 2, 2018 at 8:15 pmEvents

Global Solidarities Lecture Series | Contemporary Renewals of Black-Palestinian Solidarity, Nov. 27

Professor Noura Erakat

The Global Solidarities Lecture Series presents a public lecture by Noura Erakat titled “Contemporary Renewals of Black-Palestinian Solidarity” on Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 4:30 to 6:o0 p.m. in Schoonover 145. This lecture will explore the historical and contemporary manifestations of Black-Palestinian solidarity. In particular, it explores the ways in which […]

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November 1, 2018 at 5:30 pmEvents

Abu-Rish Joins Wilson Center Panel Discussion on Lebanese Spymaster’s Archive

Abu-Rish speaking during the event, flanked by Asseily to his right and Salem to his right. Photo courtesy of Wilson Center and Youmna Asseily.

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio University, was part of a Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars panel discussion marking the launch of the History and Public Policy Program’s latest addition to its digital archive: The Emir Farid Chehab Collection. According to a Wilson Center announcement, The Emir […]

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September 20, 2018 at 8:19 amFaculty in the News In the News

Middle East & North Africa Studies Announces Fall 2018 Events

Middle East & North Africa Studies Announces Fall 2018 Events

The Middle East & North Africa Studies Certificate program seeks to provide 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 […]

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September 3, 2018 at 1:15 pmEvents News

Critically Acclaimed Egyptian Film and Director Come to Athens, Sept. 20

Critically Acclaimed Egyptian Film and Director Come to Athens, Sept. 20

  Students, faculty, and staff at Ohio University as well as the broader Athens community are invited to a free and public screening of the critically acclaimed film In the Last Days of the City, the multi-award winning feature film debut of director Tamer El Said. The filmmaker also will […]

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September 1, 2018 at 7:15 pmEvents