October 29, 2014 Critical Conversations on Palestine/Israel. "Two States: An Illusion?" Ian Lustick, guest lecturer, and Brown faculty members Beshara Doumani, Nitsan Chorev, David Jacobson, Adi Ophir and Nicola Perugini. 5:00-7:00 p.m. Macmillan 117. This event will be livestreamed.
October 28, 2014 "1948 - Once Upon a Palestine" Film Screening. "The Dupes." Presented by Mayssun Succarie. 5:30 p.m. Joukowsky Forum.
Pre-registration for Spring 2015 starts November 4. Make sure to schedule a meeting with your advisor and get your registration PIN (first- and second-years only) this week.Visit our website for a full overview of Middle East Studies and cross-listed courses.
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: WATSON POSTDOC FELLOWS
The Watson Institute is currently recruiting the second cohort of postdoctoral fellows to join the Watson Postdoctoral Fellows Program initiated last year. The Program invites early career scholars whose work contributes to one or more of the Watson Institute's three core research areas: security, development, and governance. Applications are due November 15, 2014. Visit our website for more information.
Registration for "The Lonely War: A Woman's View of Iran" is now open! This Iran in the 21st Century luncheon lecture with Nazila Fathi will take place on November 19 from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Visit our websiteto reserve your seat and lunch. Please note that unclaimed seats and lunches will be given to those on standby upon start of the event.
STUDENT RESEARCH AWARDS
Brown Middle East Studies announces the second year of its Undergraduate Award Program for research in Middle East Studies. Applications for the Winter Cycle are due November 14. This year, we are also awarding graduate students conducting research in Middle East Studies.