Past Event

MESAAS 10th Annual Graduate Conference

March 5, 2020 - March 6, 2020
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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Room 208, Knox Hall



The MESAAS Graduate Student Conference is an annual event organized by the graduate students of Columbia University’s Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies. The conference brings together graduate students working on the social and intellectual traditions of those three regions for constructive exchanges in a welcoming and stimulating environment. Through these exchanges, participants have the opportunity to learn from each others' diverse range of backgrounds by exploring common theoretical and methodological challenges and concerns.


No RSVP required - Seating will be on a first come, first served basis.


Organized by the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, & African Studies. Co-sponsored by The Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies, Middle East Institute, Ehsan Yarshater Center for Iranian Studies, Department of Religion, Institute for Research on Women, Gender and Sexuality.