Events for May 1, 2015 - May 31, 2015

Sunday, May 03, 2015

A Screening of the Documentary “Six Centuries, Six Years”

Documentary film screening. In Persian with English subtitles.
4:00 PM
Monday, May 04, 2015

The Contagion of Confessionalism in the Middle East:

A lecture by Mark Farha, Dept. of Government, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar
3:00 PM
Thursday, May 07, 2015

The Arab Uprisings: What Everyone Needs to Know, 2nd edition

A book talk with author James L. Gelvin, Dept. of History, UCLA and Nouri Gana, Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures & Dept. of Comparative Literature, UCLA
3:00 PM
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Eurasian Imperial Interactions

Eurasian Empires Lecture with Stephane Dudoignon, EHESS, Paris
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Muslims Killed Christ? A Preposterous Medieval Allegation and Its Implications

A lecture by David Freidenreich, Department of Religious Studies, Colby College
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

When a Gender Historian Goes Rogue, or How Not to Think about Sovereignty

Sponsored by the Department of History
4:00 PM
Sunday, May 31, 2015

Children’s Song Writer, Life and Work of Abbas Yamini Sharif

Part of the UCLA CNES and Program of Iranian Studies Bilingual Lecture Series, with the Support of the Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Chair in Iranian Studies
4:00 PM