Middle East Studies Winter 2013/14 newsletter now available
Click on the link below to view the Winter 2013/14 newsletter, with details of past and upcoming events, faculty appointments and undergraduate news.
New MES Concentration Requirements
MES is pleased to announce updates to its concentration requirements, effective Fall 2014. Please note that these requirements do not apply to graduating seniors.
Elias Muhanna in The New Yorker
Professor of Comparative Literature Elias Muhanna’s article “Lebanon’s War in Syria” on the formation of the new Lebanese government was featured in The New Yorker’s online blog.
Nazim Hikmet Conference Featured on Turkish Blogosphere
Brown Middle East Studies’s February 11 conference on the leftist poet Nazim Hikmet has made a splash on Turkish cultural and literary blogs. >>>
Cammett and Hogan on Health in the Arab World
Professor of Political Science Melani Cammett and Professor of Sociology Dennis Hogan contributed to the Lancet Arab World series special issue on health in the Arab world.
New Course by Iranian Musician Mohsen Namjoo
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. >>>
New MES Courses Spring 2014
MES is pleased to offer a number of new courses for the spring semester of 2014.