Author Archives: Mairaj Syed

FILM | “Adrift on the Nile” | Wednesday, October 19 · 6:30pm | Olin LC115

Film Series: Cairo Through Cinema Cairo Through Cinema: “Adrift on the Nile” Wednesday, October 19 · 6:30pm – 8:30pm Olin LC115 “Adrift on the Nile” Directed by Hussein Kamal Egypt, 1971, 115mins Arabic with English subtitles In “Adrift on the … Continue reading

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FILM: A Man in Our House | Wed. Oct. 5th @ 6:30 p.m. | Olin LC 115

Film Series: Cairo Through Cinema A Man in Our House Wednesday October 5th at 6:30 p.m. Olin LC 115 Directed by Henri Barakat Egypt, 1961, 159mins Arabic with English subtitles Based on the famous novel by Ihsan Abdel Qoddous, this … Continue reading

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A presentation by The Freedom Theatre | Thursday, October 20 · 7:00pm – 10:00pm | Olin Hall

The Freedom Theatre’s presentation will include a short video of several of The Freedom Theatre’s previous productions, including Animal Farm and Alice in Wonderland. The actors will then present sections of their latest production, devised from monologues they have written … Continue reading

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TALK: “Fishing for the Past: Mediated Memories in a Palestinian Refugee Gathering, South Lebanon” | Tuesday, September 20 · 7:00pm – 9:00pm | Olin 102

Middle Eastern Studies Speaker Series presents Fishing for the Past: Mediated Memories in a Palestinian Refugee Gathering, South Lebanon Tuesday, September 20 · 7:00pm – 9:00pm Olin 102 “Terrace of the Sea” was shot in 2008 in Jal el Bahar, … Continue reading

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