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  1. Roundtable on Islamic Art

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    Although very widely used, the phrase “Islamic art” has been the subject of considerable discussion and negotiation in recent years. In this roundtable, Iftikhar Dadi (Cornell University),…

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    • Alim Qasimov Ensemble

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      Islamic Studies event on February 6th, 2012. Musical performance and discussion session with the musicians. Sponsored by the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies at Stanford University.

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      • Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey

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        This is a panel discussion on the popular protests and recent political developments in the Middle East with guest speakers: Amr Adly (CDDRL Program on Arab Reform and Democracy, Stanford), “Egypt…

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        • Charting Change, Challenging Power: Women Leaders in Muslim Contexts

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          (May 7, 2009) Baroness Kishwer Falkner of the House of Lords, Great Britain and Dr. Shahida Jaffrey from Pakistan address the contemporary challenges and issues faced by Muslim women in the fields…

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          • Joshua Landis: Syria: What's Next?

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            In thinking about possible outcomes of the Syrian revolution and civil war, it is helpful to place Syria in the broader context of the Levant states, all of which are deeply divided and weak. In this…

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            • Ending Chaos in Afghanistan and Pakistan: A New Direction in U.S. Foreign Policy

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              (March 9, 2009) Journalist and author Ahmed Rashid addresses the challenges that the Obama administration faces and the choices that must be made to save Afghanistan and Pakistan from engulfing the…

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              • Building Cultural Pluralism in Central Asia: The Aga Khan Music Initiative

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                Lecture by Aga Khan, original date February 20, 2009.

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                • "What do a Billion Muslims Think?" The Making of and Findings from the Gallup Poll

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                  (May 13, 2009) Professor John Esposito from Georgetown University and Michael Wolfe, President of UPF, discuss a documentary "Inside Islam" by Gallup World Poll. Conducted in 35 countries,…

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                  • Qawwali Music with the Asif Ali Khan Ensemble, March 31, 2014

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                    Asif Ali Khan is Pakistan’s reining prince of Qawwali music. His distinctive style of this form of Sufi devotional music, dating back 700 years, is characterized by full-throated vocals and…

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                    • An Evening with Mohsin Hamid, March 12, 2014

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                      An evening with award-winning novelist Mohsin Hamid at Stanford University.

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                      • Soroush: "Rumi, The Prophet of Love"

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                        Lecture by A. Soroush titled "Rumi, The Prophet of Love". Original date of lecture May 2011.

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