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May 31, 2017
Tickling Giants followed by discussion with Professor Sherine Hafez
2:15pm, INTS 1128
RSVP: https://ticklinggiants-ucr.eventbrite.com


June 2, 2016
Meis End of Year Party, 3:00-5:00, INTS 1113

April 25, 2016
Professor Nile Green ( UCLA), Europe's First Muslim Students: Six Iranians in the Scientific Revolution, 3:30-5:00 Pm, Ints 1113

January 27, 2016
Brian A. Catlos, University of Colorado
Infidels or Brothers? Integration and Marginalization of European Muslims in the Pre-Modern Era
Commentary by: Provost D'Anieri, Randolph Head ( History), John Ganim ( English)
1/27, 3:00- 5:00, INTS, 1113

January 14, 2016
Examining Islamophobia
Sherine Hafez, Muhammad Ali, Khanum Shaykh, Azza Basaruddin, Shahab Malik, Ruhi Khan, Jeff Sacks, Ben Liu, Erith Jaffe- Berg, Fariba Zarinebaf, and Middle East Student Center

November 2, 2015
The Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Panel Discussion
Selin Yildiz ( President of Glocally Connected); Sherry MacKay, (Director, Glocally Connected); Leen Kawas, (Graduate student from Syria, Comparative Literature)


Laila Lalami, The Moor's Account, History into Story, May 18, 5:00-6:30 ( HMNSS 1500)

Jeff Sacks, Iteration of Loss: Mutilation and Aesthetics of Form, Al-Shidyaq to Darwish, Comments by David Lloyd, May 7, 3:45-5:30, History Library

Brian Catlos ( University of Colorado), Muslims of Medieval Latin Christendom, February 19, 3-4:30, INTS 1113

Sinan Ciddi ( Institute for Turkish Studies and Georgetown University), Turkey's Impasse, Dissidence, Elections, and the Struggle for political Legitimacy, February 6, 3-00-4:39, INTS 1113


May 8
Erith Jaffe-Berg ( Ucr, theater), Minority Theater in Early Modern Italy: Between Exchange and Taxation.

March 13
Fariba Zarinebaf and Sholeh Wolpe, Memory and Writing by Iranian Women

February 12
Afternoon Tea Series; 2:00- 3:30, History Library ( HMNSS 1200)

Ruhi Khan ( Media and Cultural Studies), Muslim Youth in India


May 27
Nenad Moacnin, Zaghreb University: Ottoman Balkans in the Eighteenth Century, Demography & Taxation, HMNSS 1303, 2:45-4:00

May 25
Susan Ossman,Research Notes on a Revolution in Process in Tunisia, INTN 1113

March 3
Shole Wolpe, "I Sinned:" Gender, Sexuality and Memory in the Poetry of Iranian Women; Time 11-12:30; HMNSS 1500.

February 23
Reza Aslan, Is America Islamophobic?

January 6
Andrew Wachtel (President of American University in central Asia), From Supranational to National-Lessons from the Balkans or Central Asia