Spring 2023 AMECYS Graduate Student Discussion Series

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Spring 2023 AMECYS Graduate Student Discussion Series

The Association of Middle East Children and Youth Studies (AMECYS) welcomes you to listen and engage with graduate students who will present on their research on young people in the Middle East and North Africa, and its diasporic communities.  The format of the sessions is thirty minutes of presentation by the speaker followed by thirty minutes of discussion and Q&A with the audience.  The AMECYS Graduate Student Discussion Series is intended to be a space for graduate students to share their cutting-edge research as well as workshop their dissertation material.


Friday March 3rd, 11 am CST


Reda Rafei, Texas Tech University

                 The Winner of the 2022 AMECYS Graduate Student Paper Prize

Ottoman Children and Dhurri Waqf : A Legal and Gendered Perspective”


Friday May 12th, 11 am CST

Eyüp Ensar Dal, Middle East Technical University


"Single Motherhood and Childcare in Early Eighteenth-Century  Ottoman Üsküdar"


Friday June 9th, 11 am CST

Nour Mohamad J Hodeib, The Graduate Center - CUNY

"By Songs and Fire; Counterculture, Rock'n,Roll, and the Lebanese Left during 1970s."


Please RSVP to Dylan Baun to attend (djb0035@uah.edu) and receive the zoom link


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