Kaplan’s talk “Between Empire and Anarchy from the Mediterranean to China” will be held Nov. 8.
Middle East and South Asia studies
Arabic professor Anthony Edwards recently published a paper titled “Becoming the Muʿallim: how tradition and innovation made a Nahḍa icon.”
Seth Cantey is an associate professor of politics and a core faculty member for the Middle East and South Asian Studies program.
Timothy Lubin and Anthony Edwards both presented at the event held in Berlin earlier this month.
Four Washington and Lee University students are spending time this summer in Beirut, where they are immersed in Arabic language and Lebanese culture.
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Studying Arabic in Jordan and Lebanon has given Sierra Terrana '20 a new outlook on Islam and the Middle East—one that she hopes to parlay into a legal career.
In response to student demand, Washington and Lee University has added three new interdisciplinary minors to enrich its curriculum.