Member News

Summer course in Israel open to non-Boston College students and to BC graduating seniors

Summer Course in Israel open to non-Boston College Students and to BC graduating seniors. “Mediterranean Conflations” reflects on a growing academic interest in the Middle East and Middle Eastern cultures, languages, religions, histories and identities. It is an introductory survey of the diverse religious, linguistic, and ethno-cultural communiti...    read more 

A new book by ASMEA Member Dr. Lorenzo Vidino, The New Muslim Brotherhood in the West, was recently reviewed by The Economist

A new book by ASMEA Member Dr. Lorenzo Vidino, The New Muslim Brotherhood in the West, was recently reviewed by The Economist. Read it here...    read more 

ASMEA member Prof. Paul Kamolnick awarded contract by SSI of US Army War College to write a monograph

ASMEA Member Prof. Paul Kamolnick, of the department of sociology and anthropology at East Tennessee State University, has been awarded a contract through the Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) of the US Army War College in Carlisle, Pa. to write a monograph, “Defeating Al Qaida’s Grand Strategy: A New Long Telegram for the New Long War.”...    read more 

ASMEA member Prof. Robert Barnidge, Jr. was interviewed by the Pakistani TV channel DawnNews

ASMEA Member Prof. Robert Barnidge, Jr. (University of Reading School of Law) was interviewed along with two other legal experts for the hour-long program, “Reporter” on the Pakistani TV channel DawnNews. The debate focused on the legal aspects of drone attacks in northwest Pakistan under both international and Pakistani law. Prof. Barnidge appears ...    read more 

ASMEA member Prof. Arkadiusz Płonka announces the publication of his latest book

ASMEA member Prof. Arkadiusz Płonka (University of Krakow) announces the publication of his latest book, Mūrīs ‘Awwād. Translations and Interpretations, published by Geuthner in Paris...    read more