Farouk Mustafa Memorial Friday Lecture Series

01/12/2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Saieh Hall for Economics

September 22, 2017 - Darryl Li (University of Chicago)
"The Foreign Fighter as Diasporic Partisan: Jihad Through the Half-Lives of Decolonization"

October 6, 2017 - Beth Baron (City University of New York)
"Middle East Studies in the Time of Trump"

October 27, 2017 - Houchang Chehabi (Boston University)
“The Legal Situation of Non-Twelver-Shiis in Iran”.

January 12, 2018 - Paul Cobb (University of Pennsylvania)
"The Travails of Abulabaz: An 'Abbasid Elephant in Charlemagne's Court"

January 26, 2018 - Huda J. Fakhreddine (University of Pennsylvania)
"Poetry with a Prosaic Lineage: Salīm Barakāt’s Violent Interrogation of Arabic"

February 16, 2018 - Mona Hassan (Duke University)

February 23, 2018 - Marwan Kraidy (University of Pennsylvania)
"'Islamic State'’s Media Doctrine: A Preliminary Analysis"

5th Annual Farouk Mustafa Memorial Lecture on Modern Arabic Literature
April 7, 2018 - TBA

April 13, 2018 - Maya Mikdashi (Rutgers)

April 20, 2018 - Shira Robinson (George Washington University)
“Past as Present: Reflections on the 70th Anniversary of 1948”

May 18, 2018 - Frank Griffel (Rutgers)

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