H-Mideast-Politics, is an academic network where substantive information and analysis can be presented of Middle East current affairs and of its relevance to the foreign policy of states outside the region. The network takes the entire area from Morocco to Malaysia and from Kazakhstan to Somalia as its purview. The emphasis is on contemporary politics.

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CFP: "Waging Peace: A Conference Studying the Challenges of Postwar Peace"

CFP Deadline Extension

Extension Date: February 15, 2016

Location: Louisiana, United States


"Waging Peace: A Conference Studying the Challenges of Postwar Peace"


New Orleans, Louisiana

Hosted by the Dale Center for the Study of War & Society

University of Southern Mississippi


H-Net Job Guide from 1 February 2016 to 8 February 2016

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 February 2016 to  8 February 2016.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Mideast-Politics.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

CfP: Workshop on Turkish Studies in Germany: “Demarcations – Border Crossings – Eliminations of Boundaries”, Sept. 15-16, 2016

The workshop “Demarcations – Border Crossings – Eliminations of Boundaries” is the fourth workshop on Turkey-related research in Germany organized by TürkeiEuropaZentrum (TEZ) and Network Turkey at Hamburg University. The workshop is part of the programme „Blickwechsel. Contemporary Turkey Studies” (Stiftung Mercator). This time it is included into the Turkologentag 2016 of GTOT. The workshop will take place on September 15 and 16.

Reminder Call for Papers: “The Arab countries and the Olympic Games” (Application deadline Februar 12)

We are inviting proposals for oral presentations at the workshop “The Arab countries and the Olympic Games” on June 25/26 2016, organized by the Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, in cooperation with Professor Danyel Reiche from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.