05 Jul 2022


The Great American Muslim Road Trip

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 10:00pm to 11:00pm
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Follow a millennial Muslim American couple on a cross-country journey along historic Route 66. As they meet new friends and explore more than a dozen stops, Mona and Sebastian weave a colorful story about what it means to be Muslim in America today.

Episode 1 | Life is a Highway: Chicago to Joplin, Missouri

Join Mona Haydar and husband Sebastian Robins as they drive the first leg of Route 66 and discover America's Muslim roots, a history that goes back to the 1800s. Along the way, the young couple experience some tests in their relationship.

07 Jul 2022


Call For Film Entries: MESA Film Festival

Friday, July 8, 2022 (All day)

39th Annual Film Festival
MEASA is seeking submissions for the 39th Annual MESA Film Festival. The MESA FilmFest is in its 39th year, and is a valued part of the MESA Annual Meeting. We are excited to be offering a virtual FilmFest for the third year in a row. We are opening the call for submissions, and we hope that you will be interested in participating.

All films will be vetted by the FilmFest Committee or by selected regional/topical experts. The films will only be available to registered conference attendees.

11 Jul 2022


Decolonising European Modernity: Text, Paratext, Urtext (Short Course)

Monday, July 11, 2022 - 8:00pm to Thursday, July 14, 2022 - 8:00pm
The course will take place in-person at the Aga Khan Centre, London. However, this is subject to change following UK government guidance regarding COVID-19. Hence, the course might be delivered online via Zoom, and you will be notified two weeks before th
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Aga Khan Centre, London

A four-day short course on 11-14 July 2022 by Professor Hamid Dabashi, Columbia University, at the Aga Khan Centre, London.
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