Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies


Humanities Advocacy Day

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:45pm

Humanities Advocacy Day 2019

Humanities Advocacy Day features a performance and workshop by community group #VigilantLOVE, as well as a student-faculty panel on immigration and incarceration. Read more

82 Names Syria Don't Forget Us

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:45pm to 3:30pm

82 Names

Syrian prisoners recorded their names on this scrap of fabric in hopes that one of them would be able to smuggle it out—That person was Mansour Omari. Featuring Mansour Omair, Directed by Maziar Bahari. Guest speaker: Maziar Bahari.  Read more

The Rise of Islamophobia Studies in the Trump Era

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 4:00pm

Nazia Kazi

Nazia Kazi is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Stockton University in New Jersey. Her talk, The Rise of Islamophobia in the Trump Era, traces the bipartisan history of US xenophobia and racialized foreign Read more