Upcoming Events:

  • Karagoz Workshop
    Friday, April 19, 2024 | 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    SUNY Broome Community College - Decker Hall Room 318
  • Middle East and North Africa Culture Night and Calligraphy Workshop with Nada Odeh
     Friday, April 26, 2024 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm
     131 Front Street, Binghamton, NY
  • Calligraphy Workshop with Syrian Artist, Nada Odeh
    Saturday, April 27, 2024 | 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    Fine Arts 308

Past Events:

    • Book Talk:  "Stranger in the Desert: A Family Story" by Jordan Salama
    • Book Talk:  "Devotion to the Administrative State" by Mona Oraby (Howard University)
    • Book Talk:  "Domicide: Architecture, War and the Destruction of Home in Syria" by Ammar Azzouz
    • Film screening of "Boycott" followed by Q&A with Bahia Amawi and Jordana Rubenstein
    • Commemoration of the Earthquake Victims in Turkey and Syria: Film screening of the Documentary "Hatay: 1-11 September 2023"
    • Middle East and North Africa Culture Night
    • Art as survival and resistance: Guantamo in the Global War on Terror
    • Middle East and North Africa Culture Night
    • End of the semester potluck
    • Forum for peace: Israel and Palestine 3
    • Azize Aslan's book launch: "Anticapitalist economy in Rojava"
    • Forum for peace: Israel and Palestine
    • Film screening of "The Present" followed by Q&A with the director
    • Open House
    • Lecture: "Arab Istanbulites at the End of the Ottoman Empire.” (Presented by Professor Mostafa Minawi, Cornell University)
    • CMENAS Faculty Affiliates Business Meeting
    • Meet the American Civic Association (ACA)
    • Lecture: "A Tale of Three Brothers: Ezra, Me’ir, and Hayyawi Sawda’i and the Role of Iraqi Jews in the Iraq Cinema Industry, 1911-1951" (Presented by Pelle Valentin Olsen, postdoctoral fellow at the University of Oslo, Norway)
    • Film screening ~ “Joonam”
    • Lecture: “Street Sounds: Listening to Everyday Life in Modern Egypt” (Presented by Professor Ziad Fahmy, Cornell University)