H-Levant is a moderated network for those interested in the scholarly discussion of the modern history and culture of the countries of the Eastern Mediterranean. Called "the Levant" in English and "al-mashriq" in Arabic, the region today includes Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, the Palestinian territories, Jordan and parts of Turkey. While most of the inhabitants are Arabic-speaking Muslims, there are significant populations of Jews and Christians. And although the peoples of the region are diverse, they possess a shared history stretching back millenia.

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CfP: The First Levantine Conference in Istanbul

Dear colleagues,

Please find below the announcement for the Levantine Conference in Istanbul, with links and contact information. If interested in participating, you can use the contact information below, or email me at acorlu@umw.edu.

Best wishes,

Axel B. Corlu

Department of History and American Studies

University of Mary Washington