Mohsen Namjoo Solo Performance
Iranian artist Mohsen Namjoo gave an electrifying performance to an enthralled audience from Providence, Boston and beyond, at the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts on December 7th at 7:00 p.m>>>
Two Students Receive Undergraduate Research Awards
Brown Middle East Studies is pleased to announce that two students, Marc Briz ’14 and Reva Dhingra ’14, have received undergraduate awards for winter break research.
Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Italian Studies and Middle East Studies, 2014-2016
The Department of Italian Studies and the Middle East Studies Initiative invite applications for a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship offered by the Cogut Center for the Humanities at Brown University. For complete job description and application instructions please see:>>>
Elias Muhanna’s Blog Featured in the Economist
Qifa Nabki, a blog about Lebanese politics, history, and culture by assistant professor of comparative literature Elias Muhanna, was featured as a top source on current developments in Lebanon.
Melani Cammett on Impact of Syrian Crisis
The United States Institute for Peace published a report by associate professor of political science Melani Cammett on the Syrian conflict’s impact on Lebanese politics.
2014-2015 Aga Khan Visiting Professorship in Islamic Humanities.
The Middle East Studies Initiative at Brown University invites applications from early career scholars for the 2014-2015 Aga Khan Visiting Professorship in Islamic Humanities. >>>
New MES Courses Spring 2014
MES is pleased to offer a number of new courses for the spring semester of 2014. >>>
2013-14 Undergraduate Research Awards
Brown Middle East Studies announces an Undergraduate Award Program for research in Middle East Studies. Awards will be granted in two cycles: a Winter cycle awarded in December 2013, and a Spring cycle awarded in February 2014.
MES Director Interviews Hanan Ashrawi
Director of Middle East Studies Beshara Doumani interviewed Palestinian leader and activist Hanan Ashrawi during her visit to Brown on September 25.