The Center promotes intercultural understanding through its community outreach series, our presence in the media, programs in schools and community colleges, and public events.
Friday, April 14, 2017Multi-campus conference observes the 50th anniversary of the Naksa
Initiated by UCLA's Center for Near Eastern Studies and faculty from the Departments of Comparative Literature, Anthropology, Near Eastern Languages & Cultures, and the School of Law, the conference will be co-hosted by the Middle East centers at UC Berkeley and UC Santa Barbara.
Monday, April 03, 2017Aslı Ü. Bâli publishes comparative analysis of constitution making
“Constitution Writing, Religion and Democracy,” co-edited with Hanna Lerner, explores how constitutional drafters have addressed religious conflicts in 14 different countries in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East from the 1800s through the post–Arab uprisings.