Arab Studies Institute

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Join the cohort of the 2017 Political Economy Summer Institute at George Mason University for two public events on June 11th & 12th !

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Ahmad Dallal's The Political Theology of ISIS: Prophets, Messiahs, & "the Extinction of the Grayzone" is available for order now on!

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Issue 4.1 of STATUS/الوضع Audio Magazine is live! Check out the new issue and customize your experience now:

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The Arab Studies Journal releases its Spring 2017 issue: Volume XXV, no. 1. Purchase and subscribe now on!

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Roger Owen's memoir "A Life in Middle East Studies" is now available for order. Read an excerpt and place an order on!

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The Arab Studies Institute unveils its new pedagogical project Gaza In Context!

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The 2016 Lebanon Dissertation Summer Institute, June 13th-24th 2016 @ The American University of Beirut

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The inaugural Political Economy Summer Institute [PESI 2016] June 9th-12th @ George Mason University

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Join the Yale Council on Middle East Studies and ASI for a conversation on emerging forms of scholarship surrounding issues in the Arabian Peninsula.
April 29th and 30th
Yale University

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Join MEIS Graduate students as they discuss their research.
April 26, 2016 3:00-4:30
George Mason University

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Academia and Social Justice: Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship & Arab Studies Institute Second Annual Conference (11 – 13 March 2016)

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Tadween Publishing Releases New Book:
Critical Voices

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Main_jadnyt Recognizes Jadaliyya

"Online Magazine Brings New Life to Arab Studies"

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Issue 4.1 of STATUS/الوضع Audio Magazine is Live!

The Arab Studies Institute is proud to announce the release of Issue 4.1 of STATUS/الوضع Audio Magazine! Check out the new issue and customize your experience now: Read More

Status Audio Journal

An evolving, critical, collaborative, and independent monthly Audio Journal combining analysis, reporting, and satire. It will feature interviews/conversations, on-the-scene reports, reviews, informed commentary, and readings. Interviews from the region and beyond will feature activists, journalists, scholars, and c... Read More

Studying, Researching, Teaching, Representing: The Arab Uprisings Three Years On

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