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Cynthia Shawamreh will present "Current Trends and Challenges in Islamic Finance: Implementing Islamic Law in the Modern Context" on Friday, February 27 at 4:30pm in Stuart 105.
CMES Friday Lecture: Cynthia Shawamreh
On Friday, January 23, Bilal Orfali of Ohio State University will present "The Maqāmāt of al-Hamadhānī: Manuscripts, Collection, and Early History." Join us at 4:30pm in Stuart 105.
January 23: CMES Friday Lecture with Bilal Orfali
This symposium presents important scholarly developments in the intersection of Islamic studies and philosophy. Join us on Friday, January 30, at 1-4:30pm. Learn more
Muslim Thinkers and Questions of Epistemology in the History of Science
The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to announce its first Undergraduate Essay Prize. Students are invited to submit papers from any field or course that addresses a topic relating to the Middle East. Deadline is Friday, April 25.