Announcements of Interest

2019-2020 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, Middle East and Africa

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program’s 2019-2020 competition is now open and accepting applications for awards in the Middle East and North Africa. View the Catalog of Awards here. News for this year: The Binational Fulbright Commission, the U.S. Embassy, and The Department of State expect to reopen the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program to Egypt this [&hellip...    read more 

Conference: “Water in the Middle East & Africa: A Nexus of Cooperation and Conflict”

UCLA will host an international conference on “Water in the Middle East & Africa: A Nexus of Cooperation and Conflict” on May 7, 2018. The severe water crises facing areas of the Middle East and Africa have significant implications for the health, welfare and security of the regions’ people. Today, issues related to water availability ...    read more 

CFP: Journal of Africana Religions

Journal of Africana Religions Round Table Devaka Premawardhana, guest editor ‘Orienting’ Africana Religious Studies: East African and Indian Ocean Perspectives Scholarship on East Africa has generated valuable insights into topics central to Africana religious studies, topics such as diaspora and migration, slavery and colonialism, orality and textu...    read more