5th Annual ASMEA Conference

History and the "New" Middle East and Africa

October 11-13, 2012
Key Bridge Marriott Hotel • Washington, D.C.

The 2012 conference will feature:

  • Opening remarks by Amb. Houda Nonoo of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
  • Keynote address by acclaimed scholar Prof. Kanan Makiya on "Two Years Later: Realities of the Arab Spring.
  • Special presentation by renowned Africanist Dr. Gérard Prunier on "Gaddafi's Downfall and its Impact on Sub-Saharan Africa."
  • Panel discussions on "The New/ Old Heroes of Iran," "Christian-Muslim Encounters in the Medieval Middle East," "Israel: Threats Real and Imagined," "Leaders at the Dawn of Post-Colonial Africa" and many more topics in Middle Eastern and African studies, and related disciplines.
  • Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception
  • Film screenings.
  • Displays by publishers of the latest academic titles.

VIEW the tentative schedule. SEE the papers to be presented.

Registration fees: 
Full/Associate Members: $75. Register here.
Student Members: $50. Register here.
Non-Members: $150. Register here.

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