Upcoming Events

Due to COVID-19, all scheduled events have been postponed until further notice.

We hope to welcome you back to MEMEAC in Fall 2020 with an exciting program of events.

12-02-2020: The Converso’s Return: Conversion and Sephardi History in Contemporary Literature and Culture

12-02-2020 at 12:30 PM (EST): The Converso’s Return: Conversion and Sephardi History in Contemporary Literature and Culture with Professor Dalia Kandiyoti MEMEAC is excited to present in conjunction with the Jewish-Muslim Research Network a book conversation on Professor Dalia Kandiyoti’s newest monograph from Stanford University Press. Five centuries after the forced conversion of …

11-18-2020: “Out of Mesopotamia” – A Book Conversation with Salar Abdoh

MEMEAC is excited to host a book conversation with novelist and professor Salar Abdoh on Zoom November 18th, 2020 at 6 PM. Registration via Zoom required. Salar Abdoh (CCNY) will discuss his newest novel Out of Mesopotamia (2020) with Professor Mikhal Dekel (CCNY) and PhD Candidate Khaled al-Hilli (GC-CUNY). The conversation …