Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies


Oct 23

Yes, We Have a Comedy Club: Humor in Saudi Arabia

  11:30 AM
  The University of Texas Club President’s Room (6th Floor), 2108 Robert Dedman Drive

Oct 24

Ezra and the Second Wilderness

  12:15 PM
  CAL 516

Housed in the College of Liberal Arts, the Department of Middle Eastern Studies offers language and content courses, and comprehensive undergraduate and graduate programs of study.  Housed within the Department are six specialized programs that offer additional degree programs, methods of study, events, and public resources.

Author Ahmed Naji
PEN America honors Ahmed Naji with the PEN/Barbey Freedom to Write Award

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Arabic Flagship Program

Initiative for Communication on Media in the Middle East (ICOMME)

Arabic Summer Language Institute

Na'ama Pat-El

Chair, Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Na'ama Pat-El
What starts here, changes the world. We invite our alumni to take a look at UT Middle Eastern Studies today. We are one of the top Middle Eastern Studies programs in the country.  more...
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