Department of Middle Eastern Studies
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Law, Ethics, and the medieval Islamic Marriage Contract

Friday, February 23, 2018 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union Eastwoods Room

with Dr. Marion Katz

Law, Ethics, and the medieval Islamic Marriage Contract

Turkish Movie Series: Sevmek Zamanı/Time to Love (1965)

Friday, February 23, 2018 • 1:00 PM

CAL 516

Sevmek Zamanı

Testifying Beyond Experience: Islamic Social Epistemology and Knowledge of the Past

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 • 12:00 PM

CAL 516

The Islamic Studies Colloquium


Effect of TV and Internal vs. External Contact on Variation in Syrian Rural Child Language

Monday, February 19, 2018 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302D

with Dr. Rania Habib

Effect of TV and Internal vs. External Contact on  Variation in Syrian Rural Child Language

Jil Jadid 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018 • 9:00 AM

Texas Union Eastwoods Room (UNB 2.102)



The Social Bonds of Irrigation in Khuzestan: Capitalism, Statism, and Indigenous Modes of Knowledge

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 • 12:00 PM

CAL 516

The Islamic Studies Colloqium


Talk with Dr. Emran El-Badawi

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302D

Talk with Dr. Emran El-Badawi

Towards a New Model for Writing Arabic Teaching Materials in the 21st Century: Kalima wa Nagham as an Example

Monday, February 5, 2018 • 5:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

with Dr. Ghazi Abuhakema


Turkish Movie Series: Neşeli Günler/Happy Days (1978)

Friday, February 2, 2018 • 1:00 PM

CAL 516

Neşeli Günler

Divine Law: A Tale of Two Concepts (and Three Responses)

Monday, January 29, 2018 • 5:15 PM

CLA 1.302B

with Dr. Christine Hayes

Divine Law: A Tale of Two Concepts (and Three Responses)

We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria

Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 3:00 PM

SAC Blackbox Theater 2.304

with Dr. Wendy Pearlman

We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria

How God Became A Lawgiver: The Torah’s Place in the History of Ancient Near Eastern Law

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 • 5:15 PM

CLA 1.302D

with Dr. Konrad Schmid


Brand Islam: The Marketing and Commodification of Piety

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422

The Islamic Studies Colloqium


“May God be mindful of Yazīd the King”: Christian Arabs, Christian Arabic, and the second Umayyad Caliph

Monday, January 22, 2018 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302E

with Dr. Ahmad al-Jallad


Effect of TV and internal vs. external contact on variation in Syrian rural child language

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 • 4:00 PM

CLA 1.302B

with Dr. Rania Habib

Effect of TV and internal vs. external contact on variation in Syrian rural child language


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