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Middle Eastern Studies is an interdisciplinary program within the School of Arts and Sciences that encourages breadth in coursework and significant immersion in one or more Middle Eastern cultures. Learn more >

Finding Us

Tufts University
School of Arts and Sciences
Middle Eastern Studies
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 304 Eaton Hall
Phone: 617.627.4265

Program Director:
Amahl Bishara
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology

Middle Eastern Studies
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Course Listing:

Spring 2016 >

New Courses:

Two new courses in history have been added to Middle Eastern Studies over the last year.

• HIST 77: Egypt since 1952 and
• HIST 177: The Maghreb since 1945
HIST 77 will be taught in spring semester 2014 and HIST 177 will be taught in fall semester 2014.

Watch this space for further updates.

Recent Events

Monday, October 19, 2015
6:30 pm | Barnum Hall 104
(163 Packard Ave., Medford, MA)
The Middle Eastern Studies Program at Tufts University presents
An Eye to the Future: Refugees and Rebuilding Syria's Shattered Health Care System

Ammar Kourany and Dr. Abdulkarim Ekzayez
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Tuesday, September 29, 2015
7:00 pm | Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene Hall
The Middle Eastern Studies Program at Tufts University presents
Tehran Bureau: Beyond Crisis Reporting

Kelly Golnoush Niknejad, founder of Tehran Bureau
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