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

  • This event has passed.

Virtual Conversation: Catastrophe in Lebanon: Causes and Impact

August 19, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

 

This conversation will address the background and consequences of August 4th’s horrific explosion in Beirut, with two distinguished guests who reside in the city.

  • Panelist: Dr. Maha Shuayb, (Centre for Lebanese Studies, LAU)
  • Panelist: Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish (Bard College)
  • Moderator: Dr. Akram Khater (Khayrallah Center)

Registration required. Once registered you will receive a link to the Zoom webinar on the day of the webinar. Register by Wednesday, August 19, 10 am EST.

Sponsored by the Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies.

 

North Carolina State University

Details

Date:
August 19, 2020
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

Online
NC + Google Map