islamic civilization and societies
ICS Alumni Reception
December 6th, 6:00 p.m.
Army and Navy Club, Washington, DC
All alumni - ranging from ICS majors to those with only a semester of Rise and Rule - and anyone interested in learning more about Middle Eastern and Islamic studies at Boston College are invited. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and we will have a limited open bar. Once the open bar runs out, drinks can be purchased with cash.
Thursday, March 14, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. (Cushing Hall 001): "Multicultural Differences in the Public Sphere" by Professor Rudi Visker
Thursday, March 14, at 7:00 p.m. (Fulton 511): "The Compatibility of Islam and Democracy" by Professor David Dipasquale
Friday & Saturday, April 5-6, 2013 (The Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138): 2013 Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Conference, titled "Communities Like You: Animals and Islam"
Thursday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. (Temple Israel of Bston, 477 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02215): "The Search for Cracks in the City of Stone: The Struggles for Pluralism in Modern Jerusalem" by Anat Hoffman
"Women's Worlds in Qajar, Iran"
November 5th, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Insight Dubai 2013
March 24th-28th, Dubai Women's College
A multifaceted conference concerning women, Muslim culture, and politics. See website for more information. Funding for travel may be available.