Posts Tagged ‘visiting scholars’

Karen Barkey, Religious Pluralism and Shared Sacred Sites

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

October 8th, noon, Lane History Corner, Room 307 (450 Serra Mall, map) Eurasian Empires Workshop: Karen Barkey (Columbia University), “Religious Pluralism and Shared Sacred Sites: A Legacy of the Ottoman Empire?” Karen Barkey is Professor of Sociology and History, and Director of the Institute for Religion, Culture and Public Life at Columbia University. She received her […]

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Martin Stokes, “Protest Soundscapes in the Middle East”

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

December 3, 12:15 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street, map) Martin Stokes (King’s College, London/UC Berkeley), “Protest Soundscapes in the Middle East” Abstract: The Tahrir and Gezi Park protests were, amongst many other things, moments of energetic artistic creativity, in the sound world as well as other domains. Though well documented, and […]

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