Nijad and Zeina Fares Annual AAEF Distinguished Lectures in Modern Arab History

Inaugural Lecture - 2016


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 

2017 Lecture


Professor Nadine Naber of University of Illinois at Chicago

"Beyond the Arab Muslim Ban: Feminist Futures and Joint Struggle"

March 21, 2017

2018 Lecture

Professor Eugene Rogan 
"The End of the Great War and the Genesis of a Century of Conflict"

Professor Eugene Rogan of Oxford University

"The End of the Great War in the Middle East and the Genesis of a Century of Conflict"

Thursday, February 1, 2018

2019 Lecture


Professor Akram Khater of North Carolina State University

"The Early History of the Arab-American Community in America"

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

2020 Lecture


2021 lecture