Eighth Annual ASMEA Conference

29 Oct 2015


The 2015 conference will feature:
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Prof. Samir Khalil Samir, SJ, Pontifical Oriental Institute, Rome on "The Fate of Middle East Christians."
SPECIAL REMARKS: H.E. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the United States

Roundtable discussions on:
The Spill-Over: The Sunni Jihadis of Syria/Iraq and their Impact on the Middle East Region
Jewish-Christianity and the Origins of Islam
Cultures of War: U.S. Military Training in the Middle East and Africa
United Kurdistan: Distant Dream or Emerging Reality?
And more to come!

Paper presentations on scholarly topics from Middle Eastern and African studies, and related disciplines.

Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception.

Film screenings.

Displays by publishers of the latest academic titles.

Registration fees:
Full/Associate Members Registration: $85. After Sept. 30: $105.
Student Members Registration: $55. After Sept. 30: $75.
Non-Members Registration: $200. After Sept. 30: $200

VIEW the tentative Conference schedule. SEE the list of papers and presenters. BOOK your hotel room at the Conference rates. DOWNLOAD Conference flyer.

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Event Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 9:45pm to Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 9:45pm
Sponsored By: 
Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa
202.429.8860 or info@asmeascholars.org.
Key Bridge Marriott Hotel • Washington, D.C.
Presenter Type: 
Faculty of Institution