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April 18, 2016: "Memory, Tourism, and Defensive Design: The 9/11 Memorial/Museum and the Rebuilding of Ground Zero in New York", lecture by Marita Sturken.

April 4-8, 2016:  "DECOLONALITY, in conversation with Arab and West Asian thinkers", a seminar with Walter Mignolo. For more info click here.

Winter 2016: "The Main Gate Magazine feature the research contribution of Sari Hanafi".

March 16, 2016: "Rversing Social Exclusion? Education and the Role of NGOs in Lebanon" , lecture by Melek El Nimer, Nicole Eid Abuhaydar, Rima Musallam
and chaired by Karma Bibi. 
March 9, 2016: "Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise", a talk by Dr. Sari Hanafi.

January 05, 2016:"Sociology as a Vocation", lecture by Michael Burawoy.

January 04-22, 2016: SOAN 290/ PPIA 310R , Seminar in Relief, Reconstruction, and Recovery for Graduate and Undergraduate Students. Read more

November 18, 2015: "Arab spring through Yemeni lenses", lecture by Francois Burgat.

November 17, 2015: The Series of Talks about the Movement: State repression and police violence (in Arabic).

October 7, 2015: "State Analysis from Below:Looking at the politics of informality in Egypt”, brownbag by Cilja Harders.

April 25-26, 2015:

Fourth International Conference on Social Thought and Theory in the MENA Region
Comparative Methods in Studying Religion and Society

25-26 April 2015

المؤتمر الدولي الرابع حول الفكر الاجتماعي والنظريات الاجتماعية في الشرق الاوسط وشمال أفريقيا
مناهج متعددة لدراسة الدين والمجتمع

25-26 نيسان/أبريل





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