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Making & Breaking Boundaries

Making & Breaking Boundaries
41 Willcocks Street, Faculty Club
Time: Feb 25th, 10:00 am End: Feb 26th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Religion, Study of (FAS), Philosophy (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Islamic Studies, History (FAS), Diaspora/Transnational, Classics (FAS), Archaeology

The Near & Middle Eastern Graduate Students Association (NMCGAS) is pleased to present the 19th Annual Symposium

Making and Breaking Boundaries:  Political, Cultural, Ethnic, and Religious Networks and the Ever-Changing Borders of the Near and Middle East

Wednesday 25 February, morning: The Ancient Near East Part I

  • Session A: Archaeologies of Egypt
  • Session B: Egyptology

Wednesday 25 February, afternoon: Making and Breaking Boundaries

  • Session C: Community, Identity & Diaspora
  • Session D: Religious Exchange in the Classical World

Thursday 26 February, morning: The Ancient Near East Part II

  • Session E: The Archaeology of Anatolia
  • Session F: The Archaeology of the Levant

Thursday 26 February, afternoon: Islamic Philosophy and History

  • Session G: Islamic Thought
  • Session H: Muslims Living under Non-Muslim Rule
  • Session I: Islam in Late Ottoman and Early Republic Turkey

Reception at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday 26 February in the Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, 4 Bancroft Avenue room 200.

This event is free and open to all.  For further information, please contact the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at (416) 946-3461.

Event website:  http://nmc.utoronto.ca/nmcgsa/symposium/

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