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India Summer 2016 – Open House Information Session 9:30 am
India Summer 2016 – Open House Information Session @ Carswell 314
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
India Summer 2016 – Open House Information Session 1:30 pm
India Summer 2016 – Open House Information Session @ Carswell 314
Feb 4 @ 1:30 pm – 6:30 pm
 
“The Islamic State: Ethnic Cleansing and Nation-building in the Middle East” 6:30 pm
“The Islamic State: Ethnic Cleansing and Nation-building in the Middle East” @ DeTamble Auditorium
Feb 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
"The Islamic State:  Ethnic Cleansing and Nation-building in the Middle East" @ DeTamble Auditorium
Speaker:  Dr. Joshua Landis, Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Middle Studies at the University of Oklahoma, and President of the Syrian Studies Association.
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WFU SUMMER: FEZ, MOROCCO 4:00 pm
WFU SUMMER: FEZ, MOROCCO @ Greene 237
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
WFU SUMMER:  FEZ, MOROCCO @ Greene 237
A description of all aspects of the program will be presented, including program dates, course offerings, homestay, expenses, the city of Fez, and excursions to other cities in Morocco and the Sahara Desert.  Participants will take six credits of language … Continue reading
Movie: “Write Down, I Am an Arab” (2014) 7:00 pm
Movie: “Write Down, I Am an Arab” (2014) @ Z. S. Reynolds Auditorium
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Tells the story of Mahmoud Darwish, the Palestinian national poet and one of the most influential writers of the Arab World.
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Movie: “Feminists, Insha’allah: the Story of Arab Feminism” (2014) – Arabic, English – 52 minutes 7:00 pm
Movie: “Feminists, Insha’allah: the Story of Arab Feminism” (2014) – Arabic, English – 52 minutes @ Z. S. Reynolds Auditorium
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Filmmaker and author Feriel Ben Mahmoud tracks the progress of Arab women in their long march to assert their full rights and achieve empowerment.
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BATTERED COTTONS: South Asian Cloth in the British Empire, c. 1851-1930 5:00 pm
BATTERED COTTONS: South Asian Cloth in the British Empire, c. 1851-1930 @ Scales Fine Arts Center - Room 102
Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
BATTERED COTTONS:  South Asian Cloth in the British Empire, c. 1851-1930 @ Scales Fine Arts Center - Room 102
Presentation by Dr. Sylvia Houghteling, Assistant Professor of History of Art, Bryn Mawr College Postdoctoral Fellow, Metropolitan Museum of Art.  
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On the Rebuilding of Islamic Societies from Below Since 1800 – A talk by Dr. Francis Robinson 5:00 pm
On the Rebuilding of Islamic Societies from Below Since 1800 – A talk by Dr. Francis Robinson @ DeTamble Auditorium, Tribble Hall
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
On the Rebuilding of Islamic Societies from Below Since 1800 - A talk by Dr. Francis Robinson @ DeTamble Auditorium, Tribble Hall
Dr. Francis Robinson, Professor at Royal Holloway College, University of London, and the Visiting Professor at Oxford University, will present a talk that explores the rebuilding of Islamic societies from below since 1800 in the context of South Asia, and … Continue reading
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