Conference: "Documentary and the Middle East"

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:30pm

The Documentary and the Middle East Conference showcases undergraduate documentary work (from the Documenting the Middle East course / AMES 204FS) at 10:00 am, followed by a light lunch. At 12:30 pm, there will be presentations by three scholars followed by audience discussion:

*Laila El-Haddad (Author, The Gaza Kitchen): Taste, Struggle, and Place: Culinary Resistance in the Gaza Kitchen
*Ahmed Mansour (Filmmaker): Excerpts from Mansour's new documentary, Brooklyn, Inshallah
*Helga Tawil-Souri (New York University): Situating Palestine and Palestinianness

The Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation Endowment Fund is among the cosponsors/supporters of this event.


Center for Documentary Studies