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Lecturer in Arabic Language

University of Florida

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Florida, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time, renewable, nine-month, non-tenure-accruing position at the rank of Lecturer in Arabic Language and Literature, beginning August 16, 2020.

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At the Corner of a Dream, Launching a Solo Exhibition and Book by Bahia Shehab

Aga Khan University

The show, her first solo presentation in the UK, is comprised of five digital artworks produced by the artist in 2019 about the poetry murals she has painted in four different cities: Cairo, New York, Beirut and Marrakesh, as well as the Greek island of Cephalonia. These have been inspired by the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish (1941-2008) — the show’s title is a line from one of his poems.

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Assistant Professor in Jewish History

University of Massachusetts Amherst

The Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track faculty position in Jewish History at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin September 1, 2020. Priority Deadline: October 25, 2019

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Medieval and Early Modern Islamic Literature and Criticism seminar at ACLA’s 2020 Annual Meeting

American Comparative Literature Association

Rob Ames and Paul Anderson are organizing a seminar on medieval and early modern Islamic literature and criticism for the upcoming American Comparative Literature Association conference in Chicago next year (March 19th-22nd, 2020). Call for papers deadline: September 23, 2019

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