Near Eastern Studies on Campus
Related to the Near/Middle East
- Arab Student Association
- Armenian Students Organization
- Persian Students Organization
- Cornell Welcomes Refugees
- Islamic Alliance for Justice
- Jewish Studies Club
- Cornellians For Israel
Affiliated academic departments & programs
Closely connected to the department through joint faculty members, cross-listed courses and collaborative events and projects.
Affiliated faculty in other departments
- Leila Tayeb (music)
- Esra Akcan (College of Architecture, Art, and Planning)
- Muhammad Iftikhar Dadi (history of art & visual studies)
- Rebekah Maggor (performing and media arts)
- Mostafa Minawi (history)
- Eric Tagliacozzo (history)
- Andrew Hicks (music)
- Cynthia Robinson (history of art & visual studies)
- Benjamin Anderson (history of art & visual studies)
- Caitlín Barrett (classics)
- Sturt Manning (classics)
- Eric Rebillard (history)
Campus Events of Interest
APR 19EU to Bosnia: Refuge, Reparations, and Global Apartheid The foreclosure of asylum in the European Union and the militarization of the EU borders have resulted in EU pushbacks of refugees and migrants from the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia to...
APR 28Farmers, Traders, Slaves, and Princes: Retrieving Li... In this talk I will present the ongoing research project "Colonialism inside out" a Sri Lankan-Dutch research project, which has been running since 2017. The project aims at...
MAY 06Israel in Black & White "Israel in Black & White: The Centrality of Black Thought for Afro-Asian Jewry in Israel" ...
MAY 12Oil-Gotten Gain: Petrodollars, Abscam, and Arab Amer... In the 1970s, soaring oil prices provided huge revenues to oil producing Arab countries, which, together with private Arab companies and individuals, invested billions of dollars in the U.S....View all events