AIS at MESA

2018-2019

MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES ASSOCIATION (MESA) 15-18 NOV. 2018

The Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies is participating at the annual meeting for Middle Eastern Studies Association (MESA) in San Antonio, Texas Faculty members, students and alumni are panel organizers, presenters, chairs and discussants.  

Rosabel Ansari

Panel: Encounters of falsafa and Sufism in the Persianate world, 1200-1900

      Rosabel Ansari, Tusi, Qunawi and tashkik al-wujud

      When: Friday, 11/16/2018, 4:00 PM

Elliott Colla

Panel: Re-Opening the 1960s

      Elliott Colla, “Movement Poetry: Activism and Poetry Repertoires in Egypt, 1968-1977”

      When: Sunday, 11/18/18, 1:30 PM

Anny Gaul
Marya Hannun
Suzanne Stetkevych

Panel: Poetics & Poet Biographies

      Suzanne Stetkevych, The Art of Self-Defense: The Poetics of the Boast (fakhr) in al-Ma'arri’s Saqt al-Zand # 16

      When: Saturday, 11/17/18, 11:00 AM 


2017-2018

MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES ASSOCIATION (MESA) 18-21 NOV. 2017

The Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies is participating at the annual meeting for Middle Eastern Studies Association (MESA) in Washington D.C. Faculty members, students and alumni are panel organizers, presenters, chairs and discussants.  

Heba Arafa
Suzanne Stetkevych

Panel: Form and Language in Arabic Poetics

    Suzanne Stetkevych, Al-Ittijah al-Mu`akis: Al-Ma`arri's Luzumiyyat and the Poetics of Constriction

     When: Sunday, 11/19/17 at 8:00AM

Emma Gannagé
Judd King
Pamela Klasova

​​Panel:​ The Occult in Islamicate Society: The Cases of Magic and Alchemy  ​

    Pamela Klasova, Magical and inspired speech in Early Islam

    When: Sunday 11/19/17 at 3:30 PM

Anny Gaul
Amine Tais
MOHAMMED EL SAYED BUSHRA
Katrien Vanpee
Enass Khansa
Anny Gaul

2016-2017

MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES ASSOCIATION (MESA) 17-20 NOV. 2016

The Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies is participating at the annual meeting for Middle Eastern Studies Association (MESA) in Boston. Faculty members, students and alumni are panel organizers, presenters, chairs and discussants.  

Suzanne P. Stetkevych
Marya Hannun
Nabil Hage Ali
Pamela Klasova 
Suzanne P. Stetkevych
Cynthia Brandenburg