Announcements of Interest

Call for Abstracts: American Comparative Literature Association

American Comparative Literature Association  Humor and the Making of Middle Eastern and North African Modernities March 29-April 1, 2018 – UCLA, Los Angeles, CA    Organizer: Mostafa Abedinifard Co-Organizer: Nasrin Rahimieh CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Scholars interested in participating in this seminar are invited to submit their 250-word abst...    read more 

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center’s (SQCC) Research Fellowship

In 2010, SQCC established its Research Fellowship Program, which aims to promote and cultivate scholarly research about Oman across several academic disciplines. The fellowship is open to PhD candidates and university academics who are US citizens or affiliated with an American university, and funds one scholar or team of scholars to carry out research in [&...    read more 

Fulbright US Scholar Program Competition 2018-19

The 2018-19 Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition is now open and accepting applications for awards in the Middle East and North Africa.   Explore the Catalog of Awards (  Highlights to the region include: Oman: All Disciplines (8367-MU) Jordan: All Disciplines (8358-JO) Tunisia: All Disciplines (8372-TS) Isra...    read more