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Time and place: Dec. 8, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka aud. 4

Join us for the last CIMS seminar of fall 2022 with Safet Bektovic on Islamic Philosophy. 

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The Book Cover of "The Hundred Years' War on Palestine"
Time and place: Dec. 2, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, On Zoom

Join us for a book talk with Rashid Khalidi. 

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Time and place: Nov. 25, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, On Zoom

Join us for a fascinating book talk with Maya Mikdashi. 

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Time and place: Nov. 18, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Scene HumSam in Georg Sverdrups hus

Join us for a panel discussion on women's rights after the Taliban takeover with Hasina Shirzad and May Homira Rezai. 

Time and place: Nov. 11, 2022 10:15 AM11:30 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka Auditorium 2

Join us for a morning seminar with Brynjar Lia on an overview of the current situation of jihadist movements today and what the strengths and weakness indicators of previous insurgencies mean for the future of jihadism. 

Time and place: Nov. 4, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, On Zoom

Join us for a for a digital book talk with Khaled Khalifa. 

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Time and place: Oct. 28, 2022 1:15 PM2:30 PM, On Zoom

In this seminar, Yasmine Ramadan explores the generational shift along the lines of rural, urban, and exilic space in Modern Egyptian Fiction. 

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Time and place: Oct. 27, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, rom 7

A Thursday seminar with Knut Vikør on how the Berber Ibadi community navigated challenges related to French colonialism, religious and worldly authorities in the twentieth century. 

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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Scene HumSam in Georg Sverdrups hus

Welcome to a book launch of Global Crossroads: The Changing Gulf Monarchies. The authors explore the change in the Gulf monarchies' more global prominence and how it affects internal and external conditions such as identity and human rights, political stability, and the environment and climate.

A photo of the grave of Ahmad Dahlan.
Time and place: Sep. 30, 2022 10:15 AM11:30 AM, P. A. Munchs hus, rom 4

A morning seminar with Verena Hanna Meyer. 

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Time and place: Sep. 16, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Zoom

A digital Friday seminar with Dr. Khaoula Ben Mansour 

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka aud. 6

Join us for a Thursday seminar with Eirik Kvindesland on connections between Palestine and the Persian Gulf. 

Time and place: May 27, 2022, University of Oslo
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Time and place: May 20, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Scene HumSam

A seminar with Jacob Høigilt and Kjetil Selvik. 

Time and place: May 12, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus aud. 5

A Thursday seminar with Erik Skare on his book A History of Palestinian Islamic Jihad.

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Time and place: May 6, 2022 12:15 PM1:15 PM, Sophus Bugge aud. 1

Hvilken rolle spiller Norge i Midtøsten? Velkommen til tale ved utenriksminister Anniken Huitfeldt.

Time and place: Apr. 28, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Zoom

A Thursday seminar with professor Arang Keshavarzian. 

Colorful laterns
Time and place: Apr. 21, 2022 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Scene HumSam

Merve Tabur explores the history of genre discussions in Arabic through the work of Egyptian pioneer Tawfīq al-Ḥakīm. 

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Time: Apr. 8, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM

A Friday seminar with Professor Muhsin al-Musawi.

Time and place: Apr. 1, 2022 10:15 AM11:30 AM, P. A. Munchs hus seminarrom 11

A Friday seminar with Dr. Tilde Rosmer on her book The Islamic Movement in Israel

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Time and place: Mar. 25, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Zoom

A seminar with Dr. Annika Schmeding 

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Time and place: Mar. 24, 2022 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Union371
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Time and place: Mar. 17, 2022 1:15 PM2:30 PM, University of Oslo

A Thursday seminar with Dr. Rasmus Christian Elling.

Time and place: Mar. 10, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Zoom

A Thursday seminar with Dr. Nazanin Shahrokni 

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Time and place: Mar. 3, 2022 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Zoom

A Thursday seminar with Dr. Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar