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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
East Hall
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.2316

Program Director:
Hugh Roberts
Edward Keller Professor of North African and Middle Eastern History
North Africa, Middle East

Middle Eastern Studies
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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.

Upcoming Events & Announcements

September 22
Palestinian Faculty Perspectives on Gaza
(co-sponsored with the Tufts Arabic Program)
Speakers: Professors Amahl Bishara, Sa'ed Atshan and Souad Zendah
Cabot 304, 7:30pm-9:30pm

October 16
Libya's turmoil in historical perspective
Ali Abdullatif Ahmida (University of New England)
Barnum 104, 6pm-8pm

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