Date: 12 & 13 June 2015; Venue: SOAS, University of London Brunei Gallery, room B102

The workshop, hosted by the Woolf Institute and the Centre for Cultural Literary and Postcolonial Studies, SOAS, explores how minorities are represented in the arts in the Middle East from the late nineteenth-century to the present day.

The panels: Gender and the Nation, Diaspora and Transnationalism, Representation and Image, & Transformation and Agency.

The Film “Jews and Muslims: Intimate Strangers” will be screened followed by Q&A with the filmmaker, Karim Miské.

For further information and to book your place, please see our Eventbrite page. (Deadline for booking your place is 1 June 2015.)

Flier Minorities and Popular Culture in Modern Middle East June 2015