MEIS SYMPOSIUM

Woman in a street protest

November 15th Symposium

451 Sierra Hall, Whitsett Room (4th Floor).
Address: Cal State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge, CA 91330-8254
2:00-7:30 p.m.
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Teaching about Immigration and Representation: The Middle East and/in the US

2:00 PM: Welcome & Introductory Remarks

Nayereh Tohidi, CSUN
Moderated by Suzanne Scheld, CSUN

2:10-3:15 PM: Middle Eastern Americans

Mehdi Bozorgmehr, Sociology and Middle East and Middle Eastern American Center, City University of New York-Graduate Center

Break

3:30-4:30 pm: Middle Eastern Americana

Moderated by Owen Doonan, CSUN
Jonathan Friedlander, UCLA

4:45-6:00 PM: Concluding Round Table: Academia, Community Voices, and Ethnic Media

Moderated by Melissa Wall, CSUN

6:00 PM: Reception & Film

Amreeka (96 minutes)