April 2021 Events at the Kevorkian Center

April 2021:

April 1: Digital Forays: Space & Place I: Critical Mapping & Counter-Cartography Majd Al-Shihabi (Systems Design Engineer), Nermin Elsherif (CHEurope), Ghazal Jafari (University of Virginia), and discussant Timur Hammond (Syracuse University). Register here: bit.ly/NYUKevoDF41.

April 6: Global Uprising: Afterlives of Uprising II: Borders, Mobility, Movements with Asli Igsiz (NYU), Leopold Lambert (The Funambulist), A. Naomi Paik (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), and discussant Paula Chakravartty (NYU). Register here: bit.ly/NYUKevoGU46.

April 7: Kevorkian Center Alumni Professional Development & Networking Event with Adem Carroll (Justice for All, NGO) and Cyrus Roedel (Revolution 1, Podcast). *Open to NYU Students and Alumni* Register here: bit.ly/PD047

April 14: Arabic Lecture Series: صوت المرأة ثورة: التحرّك الثوريّ المستمرّ في السودان with Sohair Abdelrahim Ahmed (Activist/Journalist), Ilaf Nasreldin (Women’s Rights Activist) & Lina Yassin (Climate Activist). Co-sponsored by NYU's Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. Please note that this event will be conducted entirely in Arabic. Register here: bit.ly/414Sud.

April 15: Digital Forays: Space & Place II: Visualization & Digital Storytelling with Ahmad Barclay (Architect), Ahmad El-Gharbie' (American University of Beirut), Fabiola Hanna (The New School) and discussant Hatim El-Hibri (George Mason University). Co-sponsored by: The New School's School of Media Studies and George Mason University's Film and Media Studies Program. Register here: bit.ly/NYUKevoDF415.

April 16: Lecture with Hüseyin Yılmaz: "Early Ottoman Translation and Transmission of Knowledge" with Hüseyin Yılmaz (George Mason University). Organized by NYU's Ottoman and Turkish Studies Program. Register here: https://nyu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckduyppjwoG9MbNJirRZJB7DVYlG_IDY5b

April 22: Digital Forays: Future Digital Research on/in/from the Middle East with Akram Khater (NC State University), Marina Rustow (Princeton University), David Joseph Wrisley (NYU), and Farès el-Dahdah (Rice University). Co-sponsored by Arab Crossroads NYUAD and the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies. Register here: bit.ly/NYUKevoDF422

April 26: Global 1979: Producing Spaces for Revolutionary Armed Struggle with Rasmus Elling (University of Copenhagen), Maryam Alemzadeh (Princeton University), Arang Keshavarzian (New York University). Organized by NYU's Iranian Studies Initiative. Register here: bit.ly/NYUISI0426.

April 28: Kevorkian Center Alumni Professional Development & Networking Event with Adrienne Fricke (Harvard Humanitarian Initiative), Deborah Guterman (Cavalluzzo LLP) & Antonia House (TakeRoot Justice). *Open to the NYU Community* Register here: http://bit.ly/PD428.

April 29: Digital Forays: Lightning Talks from Junior Scholars. *We invite you to apply to present!*  Please visit bit.ly/LIGHTNINGTALKS429 to submit an application to present during this event. Register here: bit.ly/NYUKevoDF429.


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