Past events

14
Dec
2018

Yemen: Current and Future Challenges

Labelled the ‘worst humanitarian crisis in the world’ by the EU and characterised by the UN as ‘entirely man-made’, the ongoing crisis in Yemen continues to...
30
Nov
2018

Some Patterns of Shia Muslim Tithe (Khums) in Iran and Australia

Money has a privileged place in analyses of modernity. In both the Weberian and Marxist traditions of social theory, money’s increasingly abstract and free-...
22
Nov
2018

Three Languages - Three Cultures: Narratives from the Middle East

The Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies (CAIS) at the Australian National University (ANU) is proud to host the 2018 Conference, ‘Three Languages -...
12
Oct
2018

Transition and Geopolitics in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan, inter-elite competition over power, resources, and ideology on the one hand, and repeated foreign interference and invasion on the other hand...
10
Oct
2018

Becoming Arab: Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World

In this seminar, Sumit Mandal presented his book: Becoming Arab: Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World (Cambridge, 2018). The session was...
09
Oct
2018

Honours & Masters Advanced in Middle East & Central Asian Studies Advisory Session

Interested in doing an Honours or Master thesis in Middle East & Central Asian Studies? The Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies offers Undergraduate...
26
Sep
2018

CAIS Careers Night

The Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs that enable you to specialise in the study of the Middle East and...

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