Friday, October 11, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Kent Hall, 1140 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10027 Room 606
Center for Undergraduate Global Engagement
The Global Scholars Program in Tunis and Morocco: Islam and the Modern World program will survey historical texts that emerge in and around Europe’s engagement with Muslim societies and the creation of a “modern world.” It will explore key issues surrounding the history of the Enlightenment, the rise of historicism and the growing interest in universal histories through the engagement with Arabic texts and North African histories from the mid-eighteenth century to the mid twentieth century. Come learn more about this unique opportunity!