Category: Announcements

AGAPS Announcements

Membership Renewals

If you have not yet done so, please renew your membership in AGAPS on this page.  You will receive automatic access to the current and back issues of the Journal of Arabian Studies, as well as the many other resources

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MESA 2018 Reminders

Dear AGAPS Supporters, This is a friendly one-month reminder that the submission deadlines for MESA 2018 are approaching. • February 15 – Organized panels, individual papers, roundtables and thematic conversations • April 1 – Special sessions The MESA website specifies

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NYUAD Job Announcement, Arab Crossroads Program

NYUAD Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, Arab Crossroads Program Location: Abu Dhabi New York University Abu Dhabi invites applications for an open rank faculty position in Middle Eastern studies for its Arab Crossroads program. We are searching for faculty in

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2017 AGAPS panels announced

Check out the outstanding panels sponsored by AGAPS at MESA 2017.

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2017 MESA Film Trailers Online

Check out our newest online feature: A collection of trailers for the upcoming 2017 AGAPS Film Fest at MESA.

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New Edition of JAS: Art and Cultural Production in the GCC

Journal of Arabian Studies: Vol 7, No 1 – ARTICLES: Introduction: Art and Cultural Production in the GCC by SUZI MIRGANI Authenticating an Emirati Art World: Claims of Tabula Rasa and Cultural Appropriation in the UAE by ELIZABETH DERDERIAN 

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: MENA Political Science Research and Publication Conference. Tunis, Tunisia July 25-27, 2017

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Open Faculty Positions – GUST, Kuwait

The Gulf University for Science and Technology ( is Kuwait’s first private, American-model university with an enrollment of approximately 3,600 students. GUST currently offers programs in the Arts and Sciences, as well as Business—including an MBA. All instruction is in

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Center for Gulf Studies: Editor Sought

The Center for Gulf Studies is pleased to announce that it is hiring an editor to assist in the development of its publication series, and research portfolio. The job description and application can be found online here:

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Call for Book Reviews: The Journal of Arabian Studies (JAS)

Call for Book Reviews: The Journal of Arabian Studies (JAS) publishes reviews of books on a variety of topics related to the Gulf region. If you are interested in conducting a review (1,000 words), or if you are an author

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