November 4, 2016
The Middle East Studies Forum’s 2016 conference draws to a close
On November 2-4, the Middle East Studies Forum hosted the Future of the Middle East conference, with sponsorship from the US Consulate General in Melbourne. View our report and some of the photos here
November 1, 2016
Shahram Akbarzadeh accompanies Dr Kristian Coates Ulrichsen to Sydney and Canberra
Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh travelled to Sydney and Canberra on 31 October and 1 November to attend meetings with our Visiting Fellow Dr Kristian Coates Ulrichsen at the Lowy Institute, DFAT and ANU.
October 30, 2016
MESF welcomes Visiting Fellow Dr Kristian Coates Ulrichsen
MESF is excited to be hosting Dr Kristian Coates Ulrichsen from Rice University's Baker Institute. Dr Ulrichsen will speak at Deakin University, the Lowy Institute, DFAT and ANU. Dr Ulrichsen’s visit was made possible by the generous support of the US Consulate Melbourne.
September 19, 2016
Professor Shahram Akbarzadeh interviewed in Tehran Times
September 17, 2016
Reem Sweid interviewed for Egyptianstreets.com
MESF PhD candidate Reem Sweid was interviewed on the organisation she runs, Muslims for Professional Values in a piece by Fatma Khaled in Egyptian Streets titled 'Muslims for Progressive Values: Promoting Progressive Islam in Modern Societies.' Read the interview here.