Conferences and Symposia Archive

CMES sponsors a wide range of conferences and symposia focused on the Middle East. Working in close collaboration with other campus units and departments, CMES continues its legacy as a leader of interdisciplinary research at the University of Chicago.

2014-2015 Events

Muslim Thinkers and Questions of Epistemology in the History of Science

January 30, 2015

Ismaili Studies Conference - University of Chicago

October 16-17, 2014

Islamicate Studies Symposium

October 18, 2014

University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Symposium, “The Practical Authority of the Imams and their Representatives”

April 3-4, 2015

30th Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference

May 1-2, 2015

2013-2014 Events

2012-2013 Events