Middle Eastern and North African Studies Colloquium Series


Spring 2022

Talks are usually scheduled for 3pm on Friday afternoons and require registration 24 hours before the event. Please check individual talk webpage for date/time/location details as they may change.

Talks are co-sponsored by CMES and MENAS.


The Persianate World: What Is It? How Did It Appear? Why Did It Collapse?

Presenter: Richard M. Eaton

Friday, February 4th


Gardens and Landscapes: Origins and Evolution in Central Asia

Presenter: Mohammad Gharipour

Friday, February 11th


Late Persianate/Late Soviet: The Poeticity of Poetic Cinema from Parajanov to Makhmalbaf

Presenter: Samuel Hodgkin

Friday, March 4th


Communities in Conflict in Mandate Palestine: Repression, Resistance, and Community Displacement

Presenter: Daniel Arnon

Friday, April 8th


Populism and Anti-Populism in Turkey: Radical Cynical Responses to Populist Mass Politics

Presenter: Toygar Sinan Baykan

Friday, April 22nd


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