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The Saudi-Iranian Struggle for Supremacy — A Talk by Simon Mabon
Monday,  February 18, 2019,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

Revival from Below, The Deoband Movement and Global Islam
Tuesday,  February 19, 2019,  12:30 PM - 2:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Korean Language Table
Tuesday,  February 19, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

PAS L+L: Aldair Rodrigues - Deciphering Scarification in West Africa and Brazil During the Eighteenth Century
Wednesday,  February 20, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Swahili Language Table
Wednesday,  February 20, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Italian Film Series 2 of 3
Wednesday,  February 20, 2019,  7:30 PM - 9:30 PM   | Annenberg Hall

Le Ciné Club 3 of 4
Thursday,  February 21, 2019,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Dance Forró
Thursday,  February 21, 2019,  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM  

Film screening: Wings of Desire
Thursday,  February 21, 2019,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Achieving Equity in Health Globally: Time for a Quality Revolution
Friday,  February 22, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Rebecca Crown Center

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  February 22, 2019,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Winter Department Lecture- Katherine Ibbett
Friday,  February 22, 2019,  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Film Screening — Mouth Harp in Minor Key: Hamid Naficy on/in Exile
Saturday,  February 23, 2019,  1:00 PM - 3:30 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Rethinking the Sufi-Reformist Divide: Gender, Dress, and Authority (An ISITA Perspectives Symposium)
Monday,  February 25, 2019,  9:30 AM - 3:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Elisha Renne – Nigerian Marriage Advice Booklets, 1962-2009
Monday,  February 25, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Sovereignty as Self-Elimination: The Israeli Case — A Lecture by Joyce Dalsheim
Monday,  February 25, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Tavola Italiana
Monday,  February 25, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Crowe Hall

PAS L+L: Julia Behrman - The Effects of Growing-Season Drought on Young Adult Women’s Life Course Transitions in Malawi
Wednesday,  February 27, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Hindi Urdu Language Table
Wednesday,  February 27, 2019,  1:30 PM - 2:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Nations of Migrants: Panel and Conversation
Thursday,  February 28, 2019,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 1, 2019,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

“What is Antisemitism? Historical, Political and Personal Perspectives”
Sunday,  March 3, 2019,  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Sireen: An Oral History of Palestinian Dispossession and Resistance
Monday,  March 4, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

War Is Coming: Between Past and Future Violence in Lebanon
Monday,  March 4, 2019,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  

PAS L+L: Shannon Galvin & Oluwatosin Serah Osho - Development of a Community Educator Program for Informal Settlements in Lagos
Wednesday,  March 6, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

Swahili Language Table
Wednesday,  March 6, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 620 Library Place

"Islam and the African World" Dr Wendell Marsh, Buffet Institute Postdoctoral Fellow, History.
Wednesday,  March 6, 2019,  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM   | 2010 Sheridan Road

Research at the Crossroads: Inside the Exhibition Caravans of Gold
Wednesday,  March 6, 2019,  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Italian Film Series 3 of 3
Wednesday,  March 6, 2019,  7:30 PM - 9:30 PM   | Annenberg Hall

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 8, 2019,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Tavola Italiana
Friday,  March 8, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Crowe Hall

Film screening: Crime + Punishment
Friday,  March 8, 2019,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Anthropology Colloquium: Brinkley Messick, Columbia University
Monday,  March 11, 2019,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 1810 Hinman Avenue

Winter Workshop
Wednesday,  March 13, 2019,  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Chinese Conversation Hour
Wednesday,  March 13, 2019,  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Israel at a Crossroads? Electoral Politics in a Divided Nation
Wednesday,  March 13, 2019,  7:00 PM - 8:30 PM   | McCormick Foundation Center

Le Ciné Club 4 of 4
Thursday,  March 14, 2019,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Deering Library

Film screening: Brûle la Mer
Thursday,  March 14, 2019,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Japanese Language Coffee Hour
Friday,  March 15, 2019,  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Poetry Workshop: Migration, Fragmentation, and Translation
Wednesday,  March 20, 2019,  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

AfriSem Graduate Student Conference
Friday,  April 5, 2019,  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Nicole Krauss: A Literary Conversation
Monday,  April 8, 2019,  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM   | Norris University Center

Herman Bennett Book Talk: African Kings and Black Slaves Sovereignty and Dispossession in the Early Modern Atlantic
Wednesday,  April 10, 2019,  12:30 PM - 2:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Sahara as Crossroads Conference
Thursday,  April 11, 2019,  5:00 PM - 8:00 PM  

Sahara as Crossroads Conference
Friday,  April 12, 2019,  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

Faculty & Fellows Colloquium: Nancy Qian
Friday,  April 12, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Rebecca Crown Center

The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenment
Monday,  April 15, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Anthropology Colloquium: Orkideh Behrouzan, SOAS, University of London
Monday,  April 15, 2019,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | 1810 Hinman Avenue

4th Chicago Graduate Conference in Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian and Latinx Studies
Thursday,  April 18, 2019,  (All Day)  

4th Chicago Graduate Conference in Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian and Latinx Studies
Friday,  April 19, 2019,  (All Day)  

4th Chicago Graduate Conference in Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian and Latinx Studies
Saturday,  April 20, 2019,  (All Day)  

Spring Business Meeting
Wednesday,  April 24, 2019,  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Todd Shepard lecture (CCHS)
Thursday,  May 2, 2019,  12:15 PM - 2:00 PM   | Harris Hall

Fourth Annual Water Symposium
Monday,  May 6, 2019,  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM   | Norris University Center

Faculty & Fellows Colloquium: Wendell Marsh
Friday,  May 10, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | Rebecca Crown Center

Maimonides the Mālikī — A Lecture by Marc Herman
Monday,  May 13, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

The Border President: The "Muslim Ban,” National Security, and the Politics of Religion — A Talk by Beth Hurd
Monday,  May 20, 2019,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish Civilization
Tuesday,  May 21, 2019,  7:30 PM - 9:00 PM   | Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Year-End Reception & Teaching Award Ceremony
Wednesday,  June 5, 2019,  3:30 PM - 5:00 PM