Calendar - Passport to the World

"Sepharad at the tip of Africa" - Pre-kick off events

"Sepharad at the tip of Africa" - Pre-Kick Off Event

"Kosher/Soul? Black-Jewish Identity Cooking"

Modern Islamic Art and its sources in the Middle East

Start-Up Army: Military Entreprenuers and the Evolution of Israel's Special Operations Forces

“The Lebanese Community of Mexico and the Development of Mexican Film"

“Crossroads and Caravans: Ceramics in the Islamic World"

The "Arab Spring" in Social Media: Possibilities and Perils in a Networked Age

“Messy Little Wars: U.S. Approaches to Iraq since 1990.”

"Pilgrimage in a Tourist Age: The Case of Birthright Israel and the Shaping of Jewish Identity"

UK Art Museum opening of the exhibit "Containing Culture: Art of the Middle East"

"How US Policy on Palestine Contributes to the Impasse."

“Islamist Thought and the Egyptian Revolution”

“Democracy at Risk Around the World” with Amaney Jamal; co-sponsored by QPSIR

The Significance of Being First; Competing: Jewish and Arab Discourses

"Sleepless Nights/Wasted Time: Seeking Islam in Egypt's Hollywood"

"My Father’s Paradise: How a Jewish Kid from Los Angeles Traveled to Wartime Iraq in Search of Roots, Identity and His Father's Improbable Life Story "

"Religion, Identity and Competing Visions of Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia"

Tanya Habjouqa, Palestinian Photography

Yousif Sheronik “Percussion of the Middle East”

“The Arab Spring: The Youth Revolts of the Arab World Aren't Over

“The Arab World and American Democracy”

Religion, Identity and Competing Visions of Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia

Mina Yazdani “Religious Diversity in Iran”

Katherine Bullock “Women and Islam”

Claudia Roden "Gefilte Fish and Couscous"


Year of Europe Film Screening: The Class (France)

Europe and Global Food Security

Year of Europe Film Screening: The City Below (Germany/France)

Gender and War- Invisible Heroes: Women in World War One, the Case of Romania

Year of Europe Film Screening: An Unforgettable Summer (Romania)

"The Greek Crisis and the Failure of the (European) Left"

Business and Economic Relationships between the U.S and Germany

Year of Europe Film Series: Pretty Village (England/Bosnia)

Italian Populism in Comparative Perspective

Making a Revolution in Ireland: Some Centenary Thoughts

Opera, Politics, and Parody in Nineteenth Century France

Year of Europe Film Series: Once (Ireland/Czech Republic)

Year of Europe Film Series: Soul Kitchen (Germany)

Europe in Our Lives: Faculty Panel Discussion

Year of Europe Film Series: Biutiful (Spain/Mexico)

Bale Boone Symposium: Violence, Memory and the Sacred: The Armenian Genocide and the Holocaust

Bale Boone Symposium: Europe Today and the Memory of Violence

Roma Forestiera: Migrant Music in Rome / Screening and discussion of the film, Matewan

Year of Europe Film Series: In This World (England/Italy/Pakistan)

Concert: Lassatil Abballari

A Global History of Ecology in Norway

Year of Europe Film Series: Dirty Pretty Things (England)

Gender, Immigration, Labor Markets, and the Welfare State in Contemporary Europe

Cloistered Women's Voices Symposium and Concert

Translated from the English

Year of Europe Film Series: Le Havre (Finland/France)

Victor Hammer Biennial Lecture on the Book Arts “The Purpose of Praise: Extending the Tradition of Irish Literary Publishing”

Interactive Discussion: "The Teatro del Barrio of Lavapiés and the Cultural Economy of Post-Crisis Madrid"

Eurovision Song Contest: A European Festival of Camp Culture

Dinosaurs & Reptile Evolution in the Indian Subcontinent/HIKE

Disreputable Cuisine: Street Foods and Unrecognizable Edibles from South Asia

Imperial Incarcerations: Prisoners in the Russian and British Empires

The Role of Business in Bringing about Social Change

Film Series: Masaan (India, 2015)

"Jamming" Beauty's Color Line: Parodies and Spoofs of Indian Advertising

Dhaka to Cincinnati: Mapping Transnational Narratives of Trauma, Violence, and Agency

Film Series--The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

Film Series: The Clay Bird (Bangladesh, 2012)

Bahas: A Discussion about Identity and Religion in South Asia with Filmmaker Catherine Masud

Courtesans, Bar Girls and Dancing Boys: Illicit Worlds of Indian Dance

From Muslim Refugees to Islamist Militants: Violated Bodies and Sovereign Territory in the Kashmir Jihad

Film Series: Court (India, 2014)

Film Series: Monsoon Wedding (India, 2001)

Half a Century in the Himalayas

Written in Stone: American Monuments and Monument Protection Laws (The Kentucky Law Journal Symposium)

“Panoramas, Periodicals, and Nineteenth-Century Commemoration.”

Universities and the Legacies of Slavery

Growing Up in Lexington's Black Community in the 1960s and 70s

Movements for National Liberation in the Black Diaspora

“Drugs, Politics, and Pariahs: Or, How to Think Historically About Race and Harm Reduction in an Opioid Epidemic”

CANCELLED- "Mixed Mesophytic Nation: Pathways to Citizenship" Panel at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference

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