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CMSP SPRING 2018 EVENTS LIST

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SPRING 2018:

 

 

 

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"Islamists and Political Protests in Jordan"

 

Jillian Schwedler

Professor, Political Science Department

Hunter College and the

City University of New York Graduate Center

 

Tuesday, February 13th, 4:30pm

American Studies Department

Room 404 Morrill Hall

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"On the Symbolic Uses of Osama bin Laden: Politics, Consumer Culture, and the Transnational Imagination"

 

Jeremy Prestholdt

Professor of History

Department of History

University of California/San Diego

 

Monday, March 12th, 4:30pm

American Studies Department

 Room 404 Morrill Hall

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"Sex, France, and Arab Men, 1962-1979"

 

Todd Shepard

Arthur O. Lovejoy Professor of History

Department of History

Johns Hopkins University

 

Monday, March 12th, 4:30pm

Guerlac Room, A.D. White House

* Co-sponsored with French Studies

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"Exhibiting Mohamedi/Frames of Reference"

 

Brinda Kumar

Assistant Curator

Department of Modern and Contemporary Art Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

 

Thursday, March 29th 4:30pm

American Studies Department

Room 404 Morrill Hall

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"From Sri Lanka to America: Bawa Muhaiyaddeen and Contemporary Transnational Sufism"

 

Merin Shobhana Xavier

Assistant Professor of Religion

Department of Philosophy and Religion

Ithaca College

 

Monday, April 9th, 12pm

American Studies Department

Uris Hall Basement, Room G08

 

* Co-sponsored with South Asian Studies

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"Copts in Context: Embodying Egypt and the Other?"

 

Nelly van Doorn

Professor of Islamic Studies

Department of Religion

Wake Forest University

 

Tuesday, April 24th, 4:30pm

American Studies Department

Room 404 Morrill Hall

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"Of Sailor, Sufis and Danger at Sea: Risk and Protection in the Western Indian Ocean"

 

Nidhi Mahajan

Assistant Professor

Anthropology Department

University of California/Santa Cruz

 

Tuesday, May 8th, 4:30pm

American Studies Department

Room 404 Morrill Hal