Department of Near Eastern Studies

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Department News

Gribetz Named Co-editor of AJS Review
April 4, 2024

Associate professor Jonathan Gribetz has been named co-editor for a four-year term of the AJS Review.

New Publication by Michael Cook
April 3, 2024

Class of 1943 University Professor of Near Eastern Studies Michael Cook has published A History of the Muslim World: From Its Origin to the Dawn of Modernity.

Abdel-Latif Receives 2024 Donald Griffin ’23 Management Award
April 3, 2024

Deena Abdel-Latif, Program Outreach and Geniza Lab Manager, was recognized at yesterday’s Staff Service Recognition Lunch as one of two Donald Griffin ’23 Management Award recipients.

Upcoming Events

Wed, Apr 17, 2024, 4:30 pm8:00 pm
NES Festival
Thu, Apr 18, 2024, 4:00 pm8:00 pm
Frist Campus Center, South Lawn
The Circulation of the "Kutub al-Mutawassiṭāt" Astronomical Curriculum, 9th-13th Centuries
Mon, Apr 22, 2024, 12:00 pm1:20 pm
202 Jones Hall
The War in Gaza and the Middle Eastern Studies Scholarship
Tue, Apr 23, 2024, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
McCosh Hall, Room 10
Africa In North African Imagination
Mon, Apr 29, 2024, 9:00 am5:00 pm
219 Aaron Burr Hall