Events for Oct 1, 2015 - Oct 31, 2015

Thursday, October 01, 2015

Garbage Politics and State Building: The 2015 Lebanon Demonstrations in Historical Perspective

A lecture by Ziad Abu-Rish, Dept. of History, Ohio University
3:00 PM
Tuesday, October 13, 2015

UCLA Study Abroad Fair

UCLA Event
Studying abroad is one of the most enriching experiences one can have during their time at university. Here's the event to attend to find out how to get yourself to another country for a quarter or even a whole year.
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Empires, States, and the Middle East in Revolt, 1915-2015

Historiography of the Middle East
A lecture by Aiyaz Husain, Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State
3:00 PM
Thursday, October 15, 2015

Demarcating Persianate Worlds: The Persian Tazkirah, 1700–1900

Frontiers of Persian Learning Series Lecture by Kevin Schwartz (US Naval Academy)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Monday, October 19, 2015

Saharan Jews and the Fate of French Algeria

A book launch and panel discussion with Sarah Abrevaya Stein, Dept. of History, UCLA Joshua Schreier, Dept. of History, Vassar College Aomar Boum, Dept. of Anthropology, UCLA Panel moderated by Susan Slyomovics, CNES Interim Co-Director
12:00 PM
Thursday, October 22, 2015

Cosmopolitan Conceptions: IVF Sojourns in Global Dubai

A lecture by Marcia Inhorn, Dept. of Anthropology, Yale University
12:30 PM
Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Memories of Absence: How Muslims Remember Jews in Morocco

A book talk with Aomar Boum, Dept. of Anthropology, UCLA
12:00 PM
Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Shi‘ism and Popular Leadership in the Iranian Constitutional Revolution, 1906-1911: The Case of Muhammad Kazim Khurasani

Bilingual Lecture Series
A book talk by Mateo M. Farzaneh, Dept. of History, Northeastern Illinois University-Chicago.
3:00 PM