The Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies at New York University was created in 1966 to foster the interdisciplinary study of the modern and contemporary Middle East and to enhance public understanding of the region. The Kevorkian Center's activities focus on the histories, politics, economies, religions, cultures and languages of the area stretching from North Africa to Central Asia, and on the historical processes that have shaped the present.
Friday, April 29, 4:00 p.m.
This event will feature a conversation and performance by renowned artists Mark Gonzales and Bocafloja. The event will be moderated by Laura Torres-Rodriguez, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University
Presented by the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies and the Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies
Monday, May 2, 5:00 p.m.
Suzy Halajian, Curator Basma Alsharif, Artist
Friday, May 6, 5:30 p.m.
With comments by Vahid Mortazavi, Film Khaneh With the Ajam Media Collective, Cine-Eye, the Grey Art Gallery, and the Iranian Studies Initiative
Tuesday, May 10, 12:30 p.m.
Nadia Marzouki, Research Fellow, CRNS-Paris, Benoit Challand, Sociology, The New School, & Thalia Beaty, NES MA '15, Freelance Journalist