On 24 May 2018, the Kurdish Forum will hold a symposium entitled, "Israel and the Kurds - Between History and Current Events." The symposium will be in Gilman 223, beginning at 1800.
On Wednesday, 2 May 2018, the Moshe Dayan Center will host Prof. Ayhan Aktar for a guest lecture entitled, "Official Histories and Silenced Memories in Turkey." The lecture will take place in Gilman 447 at 1200.
On 9 January 2017, Prof. Peter Krause, Assistant Professor of political science at Boston College and a Research Affiliate with the MIT Security Studies Program, will deliver a guest lecture at the MDC based on his research for his book, Rebel Power: Why National Movements Compete, Fight, and Win (Cornell University Press). The lecture will be held in English, from 1600-1730 in Gilman 133.
On Sunday, 28 May 2017, the Moshe Dayan Center will host Dr. Miroslav Zafirov of UNSCO, who was formerly a political officer for the United Nations in Baghdad.
On Sunday, 21 May 2017, MDC Director Prof. Uzi Rabi will participate in the Annual John Gandel Symposium on the Middle East, held as part of the 2017 TAU Board of Governors meeting. Appearing with Prof. Rabi will be Lt. Gen. (res.) Moshe (Bogi) Ya'alon, former IDF Chief of Staff and former Defense Minister.
Room 133, between the hours of 1600-1800. Open to the public on a space-available basis. In Hebrew.
On 22 December 2016, the MDC for Middle Eastern and African Studies will host a symposium in memory of Prof. Joseph Kostiner. The event will be held in Gilman 496, beginning at 18:15. In Hebrew. Further details will be forthcoming.
On 13 December 2016, the MDC will host a symposium within the framework of the Program for the Study of Jews in Arab Lands. The event will be held in Gilman 144, beginning at 1715. In Hebrew. Further details will be forthcoming.
On 8 December 2016, the MDC will host a symposium honoring the publication of Prof. Haggai Erlich's newest book, "From Aswan to Rennaissance: the Nile, Egypt, and Ethiopia." This event will be held in Gilman 223, beginning at 18:15. Further details will be forthcoming. In Hebrew.
חנוכת התכנית לחקר יהדות ארצות ערב במרכז דיין, תתקיים ביום רביעי, 22.6.16, החל בשעה 16:00.
On 16 May 2016, the MDC will hold its Researcher's Seminar. This session will focus on economic issues facing the Middle East and North Africa regions. Presenting will be Dr. Paul Rivlin and Mr. Yitzhak Gal. In Hebrew, from 16:00 in Gilman 133.
The MDC will be closed on 11 May 2016 in honor of Memorial Day (יום הזיכרון).
On 9 May 2016, the MDC will hold its Researcher's Seminar. Presenting will be Prof. Ofra Bengio and Ms. Rachel Kantz-Feder, who will each present a different aspect of the current troubles now facing Iraq. In Hebrew, from 16:00 in Gilman 133.
The first session of the Egypt Research Forum will be held on 10 April 2016, betwen 16:00-19:00. Attendence is by invitation only.
"Desert Flower" will be presented by Dr. Irit Back. The showing will be held in Gilman 133, between 17:00-19:30.
Presented by Joyce van de Bildt. 1700-1930, in Gilman 133.