Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies
“Furūshandih

Student Spotlight: Babak Tabarraee

“Furūshandih (The Salesman) by Asghar Farhadi.” Journal of Islamic and Muslim Studies (JIMS), vol.3, no.1 (May 2018), 104-111.

Wed, Oct 10, 2018

Ph.D. student, Babak Tabarraee, published in Journal of Islamic and Muslim Studies


Summer 2019 & 2019-2020 FLAS APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!

Summer 2019 & 2019-2020 FLAS APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!

CMES now accepting FLAS applications for Arabic, Persian, Turkish & Hebrew

Mon, Oct 8, 2018


“Kufr and Apostasy as Definitions of a Muslim”

“Kufr and Apostasy as Definitions of a Muslim”

Bruce Boville, PhD Candidate, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Fri, Oct 5, 2018



Student Spotlight: Garrett Shuffield

Student Spotlight: Garrett Shuffield

Dual Degree Student focuses on the cultural and social experiences of Arab diaspora communities in Latin America

Wed, Oct 3, 2018



Call for Applications: 2019-2020; Summer 2019 FLAS

Call for Applications: 2019-2020; Summer 2019 FLAS

CMES is now offering FLAS Fellowships to fund highly competitive continuing graduate students for the study of our regional foreign languages. All contuning students are strongly encouragaed to apply for the FLAS.

Wed, Oct 3, 2018


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CMES FLAS Awardee Spotlight: Meagan Bennett

Second-year dual degree Master's candidate in Global Policy Studies at the LBJ School of Public Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies in the Dual Language track for Arabic and Persian

Tue, Oct 2, 2018



Student Spotlight: Abby M. Attia

Student Spotlight: Abby M. Attia

FLAS recipient spends summer in Amman, Jordan

Sun, Sep 30, 2018


Student Spotlight: Lucy Flamm

Student Spotlight: Lucy Flamm

CMES student receives several prestigious awards

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Language Ideology and Socialist Realism in Arabic and Turkish

Language Ideology and Socialist Realism in Arabic and Turkish

Brown Bag Lecture Series with Ph.D. Candidate, Matthew Chovanec

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


The Bombay Interlude: Parsi Transnational Aspirations in the First Persian Sound Film

The Bombay Interlude: Parsi Transnational Aspirations in the First Persian Sound Film

Laura Fish, Ph.D. Candidate, published in Transnational Cinemas, Vol. 9 Issue 2, 2018

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Miss Representation: The Portrayal of Women in Iranian Literature

Miss Representation: The Portrayal of Women in Iranian Literature

Presentation by second-year CMES student, Mona Mostofi

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Student Spotlight: Robyn Morse

Student Spotlight: Robyn Morse

2018-2019 Brumley Next Generation Graduate Fellow

Fri, Sep 28, 2018



'Nurturing Love in Prison'

'Nurturing Love in Prison'

Translation of Ahmed Najis' essay by Ph.D. Candidate Radwa El Barouni

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


CDMES Graduate Students at MESA 2018

CDMES Graduate Students at MESA 2018

Master's and Ph.D. students presenting at this year's MESA Conference in San Antonio

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Blogging Iranian Identity

Blogging Iranian Identity

Presentation by CMES Dual Language Track MA student, Mona Mostofi

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Student Spotlight: Patrick Harned

Student Spotlight: Patrick Harned

CMES Dual Language Master's student named William Crook Fellow for Summer 2018

Fri, Sep 28, 2018


Research Spotlight: Sigrid K. Kjær

Research Spotlight: Sigrid K. Kjær

Transformation and Change in pre-Islamic Yemen

Fri, Sep 28, 2018






Learn about author Ahmed Naji.   Video provided by PEN America, https://pen.org/blog/.  


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