- KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Iraqi parliamentarian, the Honorable Mithal Al-Alusi, delivered the keynote address at the Annual Conference.
- Roundtable discussions such as The Enduring Legacy of Prof. Bernard Lewis.
- Workshop on Alevi Society.
- Panel presentations on scholarly topics from Middle Eastern and African studies, and related disciplines.
- Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception.
- Film screenings.
- Publishers’ displays of the latest academic titles.
Check out the 2018 Best Paper Prize winners and Research and Travel Grant awardees here.
View the announcement from the University of Texas, Austin on Isabelle Headrick’s 2018 presentation, “A Family in Iran: Women Teachers, Minority Integration and Family Networks in the Jewish Schools of the Alliance Israélite Universelle in Iran, 1900-1950.”