Past Events

May 14 2017 06:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Summer school runs May 14 through June 15, 2017.
May 10 2017 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
New Book Examines Contrasts Between Western and Arab Media Coverage How can two news networks reporting on the same event produce such vastly different coverage? Dr. Tarek Cherkaoui explores the...
May 04 2017 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Commencement Exercises Live viewing
May 03 2017 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
TROPAIA EXERCISES Tropaia Exercises include the awards ceremony in which Georgetown University honors the outstanding achievements of its graduating students, faculty, and staff. Traditionally held...
April 25 2017 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
April 18 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Abdullah Al-Arian is an assistant professor of history at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service in Qatar and author of Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in Sadat's Egypt (...
April 17 2017 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Abstract From Facebook to Twitter and myriad other platforms, the expanding social media have led to a vibrant debate culture among the middle class in India, sparking hopes of participation in the...
April 11 2017 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Ali Behdad , John Charles Hillis Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UCLA, "Contact Vision: On Photography and Orientalism" Moderator: Firat Oruc , GU-Q Bio: Ali Behdad is Professor of...
April 10 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
مقامات بديع الزمان الهمذاني: النص والمخطوطات والتاريخ شكّلت مقامات بديع الزمان الهمذاني (ت 398هـ/1008م) موضوع دراسة لعدد كبير من الكتب والمقالات في حقل الدراسات العربية. ونظرًا إلى أن الهمذاني هو...
April 06 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
April 05 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Are you a Georgetown student? Do you speak Arabic? Have you taken any Arabic language courses? Do you have a special talent or skill?Oh, and are you a fan of quiz nights? We’re delighted to invite...
March 30 2017 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
March 29 2017 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Title: Social Media as Sites of Expression and Negotiation: A case Study of Young Saudi Females from the Eastern Province Abstract: Middle Eastern Women have been portrayed frequently in the Western...
March 29 2017 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM
Khalil Al Anani , Associate Professor at Doha Institute, "Inside the Muslim Brotherhood: Religion, Identity, and Politics" Moderator: Abdullah Al-Arian , GU-Q Bio: Dr. Khalil al-Anani is an Associate...
March 28 2017 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Bio Camilla Boisen is a Lecturer of Writing at New York University Abu Dhabi. Her main area of research is on colonial political thought in relation to the development of ideas of rights and...
March 20 2017 - March 21 2017 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Message from the organizers Professor Anatol Lieven Professor Harry Verhoeven The 2017 Faculty Conference, to take place in March 2017, will be devoted to the theme of “The Liberal State and its...
March 19 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
About the Book The late President of Egypt, Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970), has been represented in many major works of Egyptian literature and film, and continues to have a presence in everyday life...
March 15 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Abstract The geography of the Middle East, focusing on the uneven distribution of water and petroleum and the impact on the politics of the region. Biography James Reardon-Anderson is Sun Yat-sen...