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05/22/15 Persian and Chagatay Influences on the Kyrgyz Oral Traditions: The Poetry of Moldo Kylych (d. 1917) and Togolok Moldo (d. 1942) mideast
03/03/15 An Investigation of the 'Political Theology' of the Muslim Brotherhood mideast
02/27/15 The Dream of a Muslim Mikado: India, Japan and the Global Campaign for Islam eacenter,isp,jackson,japan,mideast,soasia
02/17/15 The State in the Service of the Poor: the Politics, Past and Present of Social Protection in Egypt mideast
02/13/15 The Iranian Academy of Persian Language and Literature: Its History, Methodologies, and Debates mideast
02/04/15 The Persian Gulf States in Regional and International Politics mideast
01/21/15 Paris and Beyond: Making Sense of the World with Jackson School Faculty cwes,euc,isp,jackson,mideast
01/21/15 Dehumanizing Stereotypes of the "other" in Afghan Ethnic Relations isp,jackson,mideast,soasia
01/12/15 Prophecy in the Quran and Early Islam mideast
11/13/14 Empire as Garden: A Late Antique Vision of Iran mideast
11/07/14 Translation and the Iranian Theater: A Discussion of "Home" by Naghmeh Samini mideast
11/06/14 Keynote speaker Henri Barkey: "Kurdistan, the Changing Middle East, and U.S. Foreign Policy" isp,jackson,mideast
11/06/14 Conference: "Kurdistan and the Changing Middle East" w/ keynote by Middle East expert Henri Barkey isp,jackson,mideast
11/01/14 Conversations on Law, Revolution, and Islam: A Workshop Honoring Ellis Goldberg on the Occasion of His Retirement mideast
10/07/14 Roundtable discussion: How to Make Sense of the World when the World is Falling Apart china,ellison,humanrights,isp,jackson,mideast
09/16/14 Post-event Middle East roundtable discussion moderated by Jackson School Director Resat Kasaba jackson,jewish,mideast
05/22/14 Fifty Years of EU-Turkish Relations in Turbulent Times: Where to Go from Here? cwes,euc,mideast
05/21/14 European Capital of Culture or Dubai on the Bosporus? Neo-Liberal Urbanism since 2002 cwes,euc,mideast
05/15/14 The Kyrgyz Uprising Against Russian Colonial Rule in 1916 ellison,isp,mideast
05/01/14 Impressions of Iran mideast
04/28/14 A Reluctant Superpower: Prospects for China's Expanding Role in the Middle East eacenter,mideast
04/25/14 Discretion and Reason in Iran's New Penal Code mideast
04/22/14 Regimes of Censorship in the Arab World before and after the 2011 Revolution mideast
04/11/14 Intellectuals and Religious Authority in Ilkhanid Iran mideast
04/09/14 Strategic Water: Iraq and Security Planning in the Euphrates-Tigris Basin isp,mideast
03/04/14 Steven Heydemann: Authoritarian Governance and the Arab State in an Era of Mass Politics isp,jackson,mideast
02/21/14 The Women's Rights Movement In Contemporary Iran mideast
02/06/14 Khaled Abou El Fadl: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World: The Theology of Shahada in the Modern Age jackson,mideast,religion
12/19/13 Tell Us What You Think cwes,eacenter,ellison,humanrights,isp,japan,latinam,outreach,mideast,seac,soasia
12/04/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
11/26/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
11/25/13 Lost in Translation: U.S. Military Cross-Cultural Challenges in Recent Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan mideast,soasia
11/14/13 China Plays the Uighur Card: Central Asia and East Turkestan Between Baghdad and Beijing eacenter,ellison,mideast
11/08/13 Islamic Law and the Orphanages of Afghanistan isp,mideast,soasia
11/06/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
11/04/13 The Special Tribunal for Lebanon mideast
10/29/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
10/23/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
10/15/13 Turkey and the Changing Middle East jackson,mideast
10/14/13 The Arab Spring with a Focus on the Two Waves of the Egyptian Revolution mideast
10/10/13 Foreign Language & Area Studies (FLAS) Information Session canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,isp,mideast,seac,soasia
10/08/13 Development Work in Contemporary Afghanistan: Accomplishments, Opportunities, and Challenges isp,mideast,soasia
10/01/13 The Middle East: A Roundtable Discussion mideast
06/06/13 Transcontinental Trade in Antiquity: New Evidence from the Caves of Socotra (Yemen) isp,mideast,soasia
06/05/13 The Current Situation in Turkey: A Roundtable Discussion with Live Video Link to Turkey cwes,euc,mideast
05/16/13 Mohammad Reza Shafi'i Kadkani and the Politics of Poetic Imagination mideast
04/09/13 Beauty and Narratives of Conquests in Early Ottoman Epics mideast
04/04/13 The Sharia Clause: Islamic Law, Democracy, and Constitutionalism in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring mideast
03/09/13 Do the Stars in Heaven Speak? Rumi: A Poet for the 21st Century mideast
03/08/13 Vernacular Islam in Medieval Iran and Anatolia mideast
03/05/13 Singing for Beautiful Boys in the City: Two Genres in Persian and Ottoman Literature mideast
02/21/13 Ideology and Humor: in Dark Times: Notes from Syria mideast
02/07/13 What Tajikistan Teaches Us about Syria ellison,mideast
01/24/13 The 2013 Israeli Elections: Domestic Dynamics, the Peace Process, and the Prospects for the Future mideast
01/05/13 Rashid al-Din and the Making of lkhanid History mideast
11/26/12 Arab Diaspora Studies & Gendered Narratives of Detention after 9/11 mideast
11/15/12 International Assembly & College & University Faculty Association Welcome Reception, 92nd National Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,euc,earc,hellenic,isp,latinam,outreach,mideast,seac,soasia
11/01/12 Partisans of Azazeel: Reading a Novel in Sectarian Times mideast
10/22/12 Bearing Witness from Another Place: James Baldwin in Turkey jackson,mideast
10/08/12 Muslims under Non-Muslim Rule: A Mufti, His Fatwas and the Myth of Iberian Exceptionalism mideast
09/27/12 The Changing Seasons of the Arab Revolution mideast
05/15/12 The Revolution Came Early: Reflections on an Arab Year of Living Dangerously mideast
05/11/12 Luxury and Commerce in the Sasanian and Islamic Empires 6th-10th Centuries C.E. mideast
05/10/12 The U.S. - Turkey Commercial Relationship: A Growing Partnership jackson,mideast
05/09/12 Behind the veil: the world of Muslim men and women jackson,mideast,religion
04/30/12 Authorizing Moral Crusades to Save Muslim Women: Literary Trafficking and Rights Talk in the Public Sphere mideast
03/30/12 Sharia Law in Context: IslamicLaw in the Middle East and US mideast
03/15/12 Inspired by the Sacred Breath of Jesus: Persian Poets and Prophetic Revelation mideast
03/05/12 Where Does Democracy Come From? Popular Movements, Civil Society, and Parliaments in Egypt mideast
02/25/12 The Influence of Religion on International Politics: Conference in Honor of Daniel Chirot mideast
02/25/12 Islamic Revolution in Iran and the Arab Awakening: Ruptures or Continuities? mideast
02/24/12 Medieval Texts and Modern Context: The compsition and Reception of the Persian Treatise Cahar Maqala (The Four Discourses, 12th c.) mideast
01/27/12 Azerbaijani Mugham: On Tar (Lute) and Kamanche (Fiddle) ellison,mideast
01/27/12 Geographical Writing in Qajar Iran: A Source for the Social and Economic History of Provincial Communities mideast
01/18/12 CANCELLED: Egypt One Year after the Revolution mideast
11/18/11 Writing a Grammatical Commentary on Hafez of Shiraz: A Sixteenth-Century Ottoman Scholar on the Qhazals of Hafez mideast
11/14/11 Mahlhun: Sung Poetry of Morocco with Laila Lamrini mideast
10/27/11 Coins as a Source for Egyptian History mideast
07/11/11 The Christians of the Middle East: History, Culture, and Emigration outreach,mideast
06/28/11 2011 Summer Seminar For Educators - Living History: Global Storytelling Through Digital Media canada,cwes,eacenter,ellison,euc,earc,isp,japan,jewish,korea,latinam,outreach,mideast,seac,soasia
05/26/11 Third Annual UW Interdisciplinary Student Conference in Near and Middle Eastern Studies mideast
05/11/11 Turkish-Armenian Relations and Recent Developments in the Region: Roundtable Discussion mideast
05/06/11 Recent Developments in Turkey and the State of Turkish Studies at the UW mideast
05/03/11 The Conflict in Libya and the United Nations' "Responsibility to Protect" mideast
05/02/11 Memorial Reading Night for Hussein al-Barghouti mideast
05/02/11 The Duties and Limitations of Following a Religious Guide in Contemporary Shi'ite Law mideast
04/28/11 Islamic Ornament: Its Spiritual Dimensions mideast
04/25/11 The Egyptian Revolution: The Challenge of Moving from Constitutional Crisis to Liberal Democracy mideast
04/22/11 The Muslim Brotherhood's Coming Out Party: The Muslim Brotherhood after Egypt's 2011 Revolution mideast
04/04/11 Libya: Social Origins of Dictatorship & Democratic Uprising mideast
03/01/11 Imperialism and Nationalism in Egyptian Archaeology from World War I to Nasser mideast
02/22/11 Yemen Today: Kleptocracy and State Failure mideast
02/17/11 Egypt: The Revolution and the Future mideast
02/14/11 Sacred Treasure: The Cairo Genizah mideast
02/08/11 Holocaust, Armageddon, and the Clash of Civilizations mideast
02/04/11 The Current Situation in Egypt mideast
01/27/11 The Current Situation in Tunisia mideast
10/28/10 The Architecture of Power in Islamic Cairo from the 7th to the 20th Century jackson,mideast
10/12/10 Community against the State: Self-Governance in the Thought of Tariq al-Bishri mideast
10/06/10 The Impact of Conflict and Territorial Occupation on Human Rights in Israel mideast
07/23/10 Islamic Iran: Its History Past to Present: Summer Institute for Teachers outreach,mideast
05/20/10 Popular Sufism Reborn in Southern Balgaria: The Music and Rituals of Village Bektashis and Babais mideast
05/13/10 2d Annual Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference on Near Eastern Studies mideast
05/12/10 Iran: Film, Literature, and Pulp-Culture: A Symposium mideast
05/11/10 Muslim-American Literature: An Emerging Field? mideast
05/06/10 Demystifying the Orient: Arab-American Christian Scholars and the Study of the Middle East mideast
05/06/10 Ashes to Asphalt: State and Society in Halabja, Iraqi Kurdistan mideast
04/20/10 Islamic Cairo: Transforming Forces mideast
04/16/10 Turkish and Ottoman Studies Graduate Student Conference mideast
04/14/10 Lecture - Shiite Political Theory and the Opposition in Iran focus,mideast
02/25/10 MOVIE: Persepolis cwes,euc,jackson,mideast,smak
02/04/10 Sino-Middle East Relations: Perspectives on China's Strategy with the Arab World, Israel, Iran, and Turkey mideast
01/14/10 MOVIE: Bent Familia mideast
12/16/09 Iran-Israel-US: Resolving the Nuclear Impasse mideast
07/24/09 Egypt Medieval to Modern: Summer Institute for High School Teachers outreach,mideast
06/25/09 Liquid Planet: Exploring Global Water Issues/2009 Summer Seminar mideast
05/22/09 Before Gaza, After Gaza: Key Paradigm Shifts in the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict mideast
05/15/09 The Legend of the Samarmar: Parades and Urban Identity in the Early Modern Middle East, c. 1500-1800 jackson,mideast
05/14/09 Student Conference in Near & Middle Eastern Studies mideast
05/11/09 An Introduction to the Art of the Turkish Oud/Lute mideast
05/09/09 Documentary Film Workshop: Coming of Age in a Changing World mideast
04/24/09 Local Elections in Turkey mideast
04/22/09 Arab Public Opinion: Change and Continuity Since 9/11 mideast
04/17/09 Middle East Briefing: Current Conditions in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan mideast
04/16/09 Map of a Vanished Town: Recollecting the Palestinian Past through Biography mideast
04/02/09 Modern Iran: The Future of the Past mideast
03/07/09 K-8 Mosaics: Movement and Music across the Curriculum mideast
02/18/09 Israel: Facing a Reconfigured Middle East and a New U.S. Administration mideast
02/10/09 The Girl in the Tree: Peripheral Performers of Turkish Synagogue Music mideast
02/09/09 Between Imperial Visions and Anti-Imperialist Thought: Grand Strategy Dilemmas of the Japanese and Ottoman Empires mideast
02/05/09 Advancing the Status of Women in Afghanistan mideast
02/05/09 Israel's Gaza Invasion in International Law mideast
01/21/09 Sex in Change: Configurations of Sexuality and Gender in Contemporary Iran mideast
01/20/09 Islam in Europe: Integration and Radicalization: Two Faces of the Same Coin? mideast