Middle East Studies: Dissident Subjects

The Department of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies is honored to announce an international conference to honor Prof. miriam cooke’s multifaceted career on the occasion of her retirement. Dr. cooke’s colleagues and friends will gather to address issues of relevance to miriam’s artistic and scholarly interests including the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Mediterranean Studies, Islamic feminism, gender and conflict, and literature. Each of the conference panels will be arranged around one of these themes.

Middle East Studies: Dissident Subjects
April 6, 2017 to April 8, 2017
Duke University

Sponsored by the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, the Office of the Provost, the Office of the Deans, Franklin Humanities Institute Humanities Futures, Duke University Middle East Studies Center & the Duke Islamic Studies Center