Dialogue through Religious Arts

I was invited by the Visual Cultures Department and Dr. Woodman Taylor at the American University in Dubai to present a conference entitled ‘Dialogue through Religious Arts: the case of Syrian Aleppo Icons’ – April 6, 2016. For a summary of my conference: AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN DUBAI http://www.aud.edu/news_events/en/view/1216/current_upcoming/visual-cultures-forum-dialogue-through-religious-arts Continue reading Dialogue through Religious Arts

Policy, Global Citizens and World Peace. Case studies: Lebanon, Canada and the UAE

Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies Dr. Pamela Chrabieh was invited as a special guest speaker to give a lecture entitled “Policy, Global Citizens and World Peace: How can Governments influence policy to create better Global citizens and work towards World Peace? Case studies: Lebanon, Canada and the United Arab Emirates”. Dr. Chrabieh introduced first … Continue reading Policy, Global Citizens and World Peace. Case studies: Lebanon, Canada and the UAE

About CAFCAW

  The Christian Academic Forum for Citizenship in the Arab World (CAFCAW) brings together scholars, young graduates and activists in civil society to share research, experiences and insights. Focusing on Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan and Palestine, but also with a concern for Syria and Iraq, the Forum was launched in Beirut in December 2014 by DIYAR … Continue reading About CAFCAW

The problematic of turath in contemporary Arab thought: Book discussion panel

The Middle Eastern Studies Division at the School of Arts and Sciences (American University in Dubai) is holding its second MEST Forum of the semester, a panel discussion and book signing for Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies at AUD, Dr. Nadia Wardeh’s The Problematic of Turath in Contemporary Arab Thought: A Study of … Continue reading The problematic of turath in contemporary Arab thought: Book discussion panel

Original Narrative 2016 American University in Dubai

Student Short Film Festival (MBRSC, American University in Dubai) “ON offers young filmmakers & screenwriters the chance to create films & promote them. We hope to inspire by: – rewarding the up-and-coming filmmakers of tomorrow – showcasing students’ short films and screenplays from the UAE, the region and beyond – providing a much-needed hub for … Continue reading Original Narrative 2016 American University in Dubai

MEST Forum: 1st Alumni Annual Gathering (THE FULL REPORT)

Middle Eastern Studies: From Academia to Marketplace Source: AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN DUBAI WEBSITE The Middle Eastern Studies Division at the AUD School of Arts and Sciences organized the first Middle Eastern Studies Alumni Annual Gathering, themed Middle Eastern Studies: From Academia to Marketplace. As part of the 2016 Middle Eastern Studies (MEST) Forum sequence, aiming … Continue reading MEST Forum: 1st Alumni Annual Gathering (THE FULL REPORT)