Dana Sajdi, assistant professor, History, Boston College
Tackle the urban history of early modern Middle Eastern cities up to the 18th century with a focus on Ottoman Cairo, Damascus, and Aleppo. Examine urban spaces, consider aspects of daily civic life, and explore coffeehouses, barbershops, and bathhouses through literary texts.

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The Middle East: A Mosaic of History, Art, and Culture

Between Coffeehouse and Barbershop: Aspects of Early Modern Middle Eastern Cities

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1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Remis Auditorium, 161
$25MFA members, seniors, and students
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Week 1 of 10