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Voices in Middle East Studies – Winter Quarter 2017

Voices in the Middle East Winter 2017

January 3, 2017

All presentations are in Thomson Hall, Room 317, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
University of Washington-Seattle

Free and open to the public


 Monster in a Box: The Paul Bowles Collection of Moroccan Music

PHILIP SCHUYLER, Associate Professor Emeritus, Ethnomusicology, School of Music, University of Washington. A specialist in the music of North Africa and the Middle East, he has carried out extensive research in Morocco and Yemen over the past 45 years.


Digital Humanities in Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Washington: Past, Present, and Future

WALTER ANDREWS, Research Professor of Ottoman and Turkish Literature, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization, University of Washington

SARAH KETCHLEY, Digital Humanities Researcher, Libraries, University of Washington.

Sponsored by the Middle East Center, Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies. Contact:

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