Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Program


Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for Fall 2021.

Past Events

Careers in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

January 30, 2019

Gary Samore, Emma Salomon, and Pascal Menoret
The Visual Construction of Power in Syria

November 29, 2018

Hassan Almohammed and Abeer Pamuk (COEX '20)

Why is it important to study religion in the 21st century?

October 23, 2018

UDRs from Religious Studies, NEJS, and IMES

Bahcesehir University Visit

April 24, 2018

A Book Talk with Shadi Hamid

October 13, 2016

Author of “Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam is Reshaping the World.”

Beyond ISIS: What Should the Next U.S. President Know about the Middle East?

September 14, 2016

Crown Center Annual Kick Off Event

Bahcesehir University Visit

April 26, 2016

Nabil Ata Live Oud Performance

March 23, 2016

Defeating ISIL

February 2, 2016

Speaker: Colin Kahl, former National Security Advisor to Vice President Joseph Biden.

Fiscal Policy and Crony Capitalism in the Middle East

November 5, 2015

Speaker: Professor Melani Cammett

Iran and Israel: Prospects for De-escalation

April 23, 2015

Speaker: Meir Javedanfar

The Turkish Economy Under the AKP Government

April 20, 2015

Speaker: Solen Altop Shafer

Gender in a Quranic Worldview: Beyond Polemic or Apologetic

March 25, 2015

Speaker: Celene Ibrahim-Lizzio

An evening of poetry and discussion

November 11, 2014

Speaker: renowned poet Kazim Ali