News

Top row: Katerina Clark, Erica Edwards, and Jill Jarvis; Bottom row: Jessica Gabriel Peritz, Juno Jill Richards, and Shane Vogel
Six members of the Yale faculty — Katerina Clark, Jill Jarvis, Jessica Gabriel Peritz, Shane Vogel, Erica Edwards, and Juno Jill Richards — have been honored by the Modern...
Aswat Mu’asira introduces advanced level students to contemporary short stories from across the Middle East. Fifty-five stories in Arabic from twenty countries engage...
AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi
In the final weeks of 2022, the Taliban made headlines for banning women in Afghanistan from working in humanitarian organizations and attending universities. These moves are...
New York, NY – 7 December 2022 – The Modern Language Association of America today announced it is awarding its thirtieth annual Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for French and...
The Moroccan team in the FIFA World Cup, 2022. Photo via Middle East Monitor.
Over the past two weeks, Moroccans worldwide have been on a wild ride as their team pushed far into the 2022 World Cup elimination stages. In the round of sixteen, the heroic...
Associate Professor Jonathan Wyrtzen’s latest book, Worldmaking in the Long Great War: How Local and Colonial Struggles Shaped the Modern Middle East (Columbia University...
Guests enter the convention center hosting COP27, the U.N. climate summit, on Nov. 4 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. (Peter Dejong/AP)
This week, the global environmental elite will gather in the Egyptian tourist city of Sharm el-Sheikh for COP27, the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations...