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  • Books from Bombay

    Part of NELC's Afrassiabi Lecture Series, this talk will explore the evolution of Tehran’s marketplace of books during the early decades of the twentieth century.

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  • Welcome to NELC

    As many nations in the Near East play pivotal roles on the world stage, the need for knowledge of their languages and cultures is increasingly clear.

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  • Ziadeh Distinguished Lecture Series

    This annual lectureship honors Farhat J. Ziadeh, unparalleled scholar of Islamic law, Arabic language, and Islamic studies.

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  • Upcoming Courses

    Our courses cover a wide range of topics in Near Eastern studies, from Arabic and Hebrew, to Ancient Civilizations and Cultures.

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