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Inaugural Fares Lecture

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Announcing
the Inaugural Nijad and Zeina Fares AAEF Lecture in Modern Arab History

Professor Karma Nabulsi of Oxford University

"Rousseau and Palestine:
A Radical Tradition of Popular Sovereignty"

Thursday, March 31, 2016

    Wine & Cheese Reception 6:30 pm

Lecture at 7:00 p.m.

University of Houston
Main Campus
Student Center Theater
126 University Drive
Houston, TX  77004







Park in the Welcome Center Parking Garage at the southwest corner of University Drive and Calhoun Blvd. Walk across University Drive to the Student Center building. The theater is located in the Student Center. Right click on the map image to view it enlarged.

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Cancelled - Patrick Cockburn Lecture

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We regret to inform you that the Patrick Cockburn lecture that was scheduled for November 11 at Rice University has been cancelled. Mr. Cockburn will not be able to make it to Houston at this time due to the escalation in Aleppo and Mosul which he is covering. We will find another mutually acceptable time.

Movie Screening

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AAEF Is Sponsoring a
Free Movie Screening

"A Thousand and One Journeys:
The Arab Americans"


Friday, April 8, 2016
7:30 pm
and
Post-film Q&A via Skype with the Director

Rice University Media Center

2030 University Blvd.
Houston, TX

Directions and parking information

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Toby C. Jones Lecture

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"America, Energy, and War"

Lecture by Toby C. Jones,
Associate Professor History, Rutgers University

Tues., March 29, 2016
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Rice University
Farnsworth Pavilion
6100 Main Street
Houston



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Ziad Abu-Rish Lecture

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"Beyond Exceptionalism: Institution Building and Political Organization in Early Independence Lebanon"

Lecture by Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor at Ohio University

February 10, 2016
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston
Humanities Building, Room 119





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