10th Anniversary Celebration


You are invited to the


Crown Center for Middle East Studies'

10th Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, September 8, 2015   ~   3:00-5:15 PM   ~   Rapaporte Treasure Hall 

On this exciting occasion, we will also celebrate our new home and inaugurate the Renée and Lester Crown Chair in Modern Middle East Studies. Refreshments and Middle Eastern mezze will be served.


3:00 PM  Introduction: Center Director Shai Feldman

3:05 PM  Greetings: Interim President Lisa Lynch

3:15 PM  Remarks: Board Chair Jehuda Reinharz

3:25 PM  Response: Lester Crown

3:35 PM  Panel Discussion: "Untold Stories of the Middle East"

• Eva Bellin, moderator

• Pascal Menoret

• Richard A. Nielsen

• David Siddhartha Patel

• Jean-Louis Romanet Perroux

• Naghmeh Sohrabi

Listen to an audio recording of the event here.