Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Film Screening: Capernaum

Thursday, September 5, 2019 • 7:00 PM

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752

Film Screening: Capernaum

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Film Screening: Harmonia

Thursday, September 12, 2019 • 7:00 PM

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752

Film Screening: Harmonia

Akrahak! Critique and Affection in the Egyptian Appropriation Film

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

with Hazem Fahmy, M.A. Student, MES & RTF

Akrahak! Critique and Affection in the Egyptian Appropriation Film

Sephardic Songs: Myths and Realities

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall, UT Butler School of Music

with Dr. Edwin Seroussi of Hebrew University

Sephardic Songs: Myths and Realities

Film Screening: 3 Faces

Thursday, September 19, 2019 • 7:00 PM

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752

Film Screening: 3 Faces

Learning via Subtitling (LvS) in the Turkish Language Classroom

Friday, September 20, 2019 • 3:00 PM

CAL 516

Film Screening of a classic Turkish melodrama (Sultan, Dir. Kartal Tibet, 1978)

Learning via Subtitling (LvS) in the Turkish Language Classroom

Black is the New Black: Ultra-Orthodox Jews, Israel, and the Globalization of Television

Monday, September 23, 2019 • 11:00 AM

RLP 1.302D

with Dr. Shayna Weiss, Associate Director of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

Black is the New Black: Ultra-Orthodox Jews, Israel, and the Globalization of Television

Film Screening: Marjoun and the Flying Headscarf

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 • 7:00 PM

AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752

Film Screening: Marjoun and the Flying Headscarf

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

The Invention and Early History of the Alphabet: New Data and New Perspectives

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • 5:00 PM

RLP 1.302B

with Dr. Aaron Koller, Yeshiva University

The Invention and Early History of the Alphabet: New Data and New Perspectives

Iran's "Ancient Sports" (varzesh-e bastani) as Invented Tradition

Monday, September 30, 2019 • 5:00 PM

RLP 1.302B

with Dr. Houchang Chehabi, Boston University

Iran's

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Islamic Studies Reading Group

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 • 2:00 PM

CAL 516

Islamic Studies Reading Group


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