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28 Sep 2022

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Peace Building and Women's Rights in Nigeria: Current Challenges and Responses

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

24 Sep 2022

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Blasphemy laws in Islam and in Muslim-majority countries

Saturday, September 24, 2022 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
The Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy (CSID) and the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Human Rights Program

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Blasphemy laws in Islam and in Muslim-majority countries

Do blasphemy laws in Muslim-majority countries violate Qur’anic teachings?

27 Sep 2022

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Discovery at Rosetta: Revealing Ancient Egypt

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
AUC Press: Reading the Middle East

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Virtual Book Talk with Jonathan Downs:

Discovery at Rosetta: Revealing Ancient Egypt

16 Sep 2022

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The Production and Economization of Quality in Turkish Olive Oil

Friday, September 16, 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual, University of Arizona Marshall 490
Sponsored By: 
The University of Arizona’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Arizona Center for Turkish Studies and Center for Regional Food Studies

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

15 Sep 2022

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Teaching About 9/11, War and Empire

Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 5:15pm to 6:45pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
UPenn Graduate School of Education's Hub for Equity, Anti-oppression, Research and Development (HEARD), Middle East Center, and South Asia Center

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

The UPenn Graduate School of Education's Hub for Equity, Anti-oppression, Research and Development (HEARD) invites you to join our community for an interactive panel to broaden our understanding of the ongoing impact of 9/11. Participants will learn more about US engagements in wars over the last two decades; the consequences and costs of these wars; and how and why we need to teach about war. Speakers will share research, pedagogical tools and curriculum resources that help us move beyond teaching about 9/11 to teaching beyond it.

14 Sep 2022

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Genocide and the Ongoing Persecution of Rohingya Muslims

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
The Bridge Initiative

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Earlier this year, the U.S. government declared Myanmar's mass killing of the Rohingya Muslim population to be a "genocide." This designation comes 6 years after the first incidence of mass violence was carried out by Myanmar's military against the long-persecuted and marginalized community.

08 Sep 2022

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Built to Fail: How Bureaucratic and Institutional Origins Undermined State Building in Afghanistan

Thursday, September 8, 2022 - 11:15am to 12:45pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Cornell University’s Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies and South Asia Program

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Cornell University’s Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies and South Asia Program Presents

Built to Fail: How Bureaucratic and Institutional Origins Undermined State Building in Afghanistan

Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili

06 Sep 2022

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All Necessary Measures? The United Nations and International Intervention in Libya

Tuesday, September 6, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Georgetown University's Center for Contemporary Arab Studies

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies presents a free online book talk: All Necessary Measures? The United Nations and International Intervention in Libya

Speaker: Ian Martin

07 Sep 2022

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The Fate of Abraham: Why the West is Wrong About Islam

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
ACMCU and The Bridge Initiative

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

ACMCU and The Bridge Initiative are proud to invite you to the following virtual event:

The Fate of Abraham: Why the West is Wrong About Islam

Peter Oborne
Author and Associate Editor
Middle East Eye

27 Sep 2021

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Pope Francis, Grand Imam Al-Tayyeb, and Ayatollah Al-Sistani: What Do Their Relationships Mean for Us?

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Online
Sponsored By: 
Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University

Pope Francis inspires global leadership and readily encourages bonds of friendship with other leaders like him. In early 2019, he and Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Ahmed Al-Tayyeb (signing for a committee of Sunni religious leaders) issued a “Document on Human Fraternity for World Peace and Living Together.”

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