Skip to main content

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.


Full list of events from current academic year: click here.


Loading Events

« All Events

Lecture: Sephardic Studies Lecture with poet Ronny Smock

October 24, 2022 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Ronny Some was born in Baghdad in 1951 and came to Israel as a young child. He has published 13 volumes of poetry (The last called “so much god “) and two books for children with Shirly Smock. He has been translated into 44 languages. Selections of his poems have appeared in Arabic translation, French, Catalan, Albanian, Italian, Macedonian, Yiddish, Croatian, Nepali, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Spanish, German, Turkish, Russian and English. More info here

 

Visitor parking options include the Morehead Planetarium lot, meters on Franklin Street, and surface lots on Rosemary Street.

 

Sponsored by UNC Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, UNC Center for Middle East & Islamic Studies, North Carolina Consortium for Middle East Studies, Duke Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Duke Jewish Studies

 

Graham Memorial Lounge

UNC-Chapel Hill

Details

Date:
October 24, 2022
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Categories:
, , ,
Event Tags:

Venue

UNC-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC United States + Google Map