Summer Course in Yerevan “Revolutionary Movements in the Islamic Middle East”

Publish Date: Feb 23, 2013

Deadline: May 01, 2013

Summer Course “Revolutionary Movements in the Islamic Middle East
In the summer of 2013, a summer course on the topic of “Islam and Revolution” will take place at the Department of Arabic Studies of Yerevan State University, taught by Dr. Matthew Melvin-Koushki from Oxford University, Dr. Mushegh Asatryan from The Institute of Ismaili Studies (UK), and Dr. Arayik Harutyunyan from the Yerevan State University. The course will last four days and will consist of lectures followed by discussions.
The classes will be taught in Armenian and English, therefore knowledge of English sufficient for understanding the lectures is required. (To facilitate discussions interpreters will be provided.)
The reading materials will be distributed approximately one month before the course.

Places are limited; those who would like to participate, please send your CV and a brief statement (300 words maximum) about how the course relates to your academic interests, to the organizers Ruben Mirakyan at, and Hasmik Tovmasyan at

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