35th Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference

WhenMay 14, 2021 - May 16, 2021 (All Day)
WhereChicago, IL
Event Websitehttps://mehat2020.wixsite.com/mehat
Contact InformationCenter for Middle Eastern Studies
Description35th Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference

Theorizing Gender and Sexuality in the Historic and Contemporary Middle East

The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

May 14-16, 2021

MEHAT welcomes graduate students, faculty, and independent scholars pertaining to the Middle East and spanning the sixth century c.e. to the present day. Topics include but are not limited to history, political science, anthropology, religious studies, geography, literary studies, philosophy, art history, and media studies.

The theme of this year’s conference is: "Theorizing Gender and Sexuality in the Historic and Contemporary Middle East." The keynote speaker of this year’s conference will be Professor Paul Amar (University of California, Santa Barbara), author of The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics, and the End of Neoliberalism.
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Conferences, Lectures
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