The Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies supports events that increase awareness of the history and cultures of the Middle East and Muslim civilizations, and values diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding. Events listed here originate from a variety of campus units and community organizations. The listing of an event does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein.
For information on how to advertise events on the Center’s listserv or calendar, please click here.
To browse upcoming events by location or category, please click here.
To view a complete archive of past events, please click here.
Events List Navigation
Turkey Today | Lecture: The Formation of Turkish Republicanism with Professor Banu Turnaoğlu, University of Cambridge
This event is part of the Turkey Today Fall 2017 series. For more information, please contact email@example.com. Turkey Today is cosponsored by the Duke Middle East Studies Center, the Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations, the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies, the Duke Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Duke History Department; and is supported by funding from the European Union. DeBerry Boardroom 3009, FedEx Global Education Center UNC-Chapel HillFind out more »
The Iran Nuclear deal prevented both a war with Iran and an Iranian nuclear weapons option. The road to this historic achievement was long and arduous. Today, the current administration has threatened to kill the deal, bringing the US and Iran once again to the brink of war. Trita Parsi, who advised the Obama administration on the talks, tells the story of how diplomacy succeeded in his new book - as well as what is at stake if the administration…Find out more »