Monday, March 27, 5:00 p.m.
Elliott Colla, Arabic and Islamic Studies, Georgetown University
Thursday, March 30, 12:30 p.m.
Merve Bedir, Land+Civilization Compositions, and Delft University of Technology
Thursday, March 30, 5:00 p.m.
Narges Erami, Anthropology, Yale University
Sponsored by the Iranian Studies Initiative
Monday, April 3, 5:00 p.m.
Aslı Niyazioğlu, Associate Professor, History Department, Koç University
Wednesday, April 5, 6:30 p.m.
Moderator: Mr. Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi
Founder Barjeel Art Foundation
Practitioner-in-Residence Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies
Mr. Wafaa Bilal
Arts Professor NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts
Ms. Molly Crabapple
Artist, journalist and author of the memoir Drawing Blood
Co-presented with the UNHCR Ms. Mariam Ghani Artist, writer, filmmaker and teacher Open by and participation with: Ms. Ninette Kelley UNHCR New York Director
Thursday, April 6, 5:00 p.m.
Dina Khoury, History, George Washington University
Ali Issa, War Resisters League
Hayder Al Mohammad, Anthropology, University of Wisconsin
Moderator: Sara Pursley, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, NYU
Monday, April 10, 12:00 p.m.
Sophia Azeb, Gallatin School for Individualized Study, NYU
Tuesday, April 11, 12:30 p.m.
(Oxford University Press, 2017)
Simon Waldman, Middle Eastern Studies, Kings College London
Emre Caliskan, Politics and International Relations, Oxford
Thursday, April 13, 12:00 a.m.
Afshin Marashi, History, University of Oklahoma
sponsored by the Iranian Studies Initiative
Monday, April 17, 12:00 a.m.
Hulya Tezcan, Nisantasi University
Sponsored by the Ottoman Lecture Series
In the Spotlight
The Kevorkian Center is pleased to welcome Sultan Al Qassemi as our Spring 2017 Practitioner-in-Residence. Read More