Fifth Annual ASMEA Conference
History and the “New” Middle East and Africa
October 11-13, 2012 |Key Bridge Marriott Hotel | Washington, D.C.
- Special presentation by acclaimed scholar Dr. Gérard Prunier on Gaddafi’s Downfall and its Impact on Sub-Saharan Africa .
- Opening remarks by H.E. Houda Ezra Nonoo, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
- Panel discussions on “The New/Old Heroes of Iran,” “Christian-Muslim Encounters in the Medieval Middle East,” “Israel: Threats Real and Imagined,” “Leaders at the Dawn of Post-Colonial Africa” and many more topics in Middle Eastern and African Studies and related disciplines.
- Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception.
- Film Screenings.
- Displays by publishers of the latest academic titles.