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BRISMES Annual Conference 2017


BRISMES Annual Conference 2017 will be held in collaboration with the Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Department in Edinburgh, on 5 - 7 July 2017, with the theme of 'Movement and Migration in the Middle East: People and Ideas in Flux.' Call for Papers and other information is available on the conference website

 Mesnet Early Career Middle Eastern Studies Researcher Workshop

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26-27 July 2017 | Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter

Co-organised by the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter & the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies (BRISMES), with funding from the British Academy. Details here. | Read the Call for Papers.

Recent BRISMES Actions

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Urgent Call to show support for the Central European University in Hungary (April 2017), statement on Trump's Executive Order on Immigration (January 2017) | BRISMES is now a signatory to the MESA Statement on academic freedom in Turkey (21 July 2016) | Read the text of BRISMES' message to President Al-Sisi regarding the death of Giulio Regeni (6 February 2016) | Read the text of BRISMES' message in support of colleagues in Turkey (19 January 2016). 

 Header Globe Image Credit: 'The Middle East', © Richard Clifford via Flickr.