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Feb 21 2019

Yemeni Lives at the Intersection of War and Discrimination

February 21, 2019

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


Institution of Humanities


Stevenson Hall, Lower Level, 701 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 606107

Join us in hearing from scholars, activists, and community members. This event is wheelchair accessible. Event is free & open to the public.

Waleed F. Mahdi is Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma, with joint affiliation in the Department of International and Area Studies and the Department of Modern. Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics.

Jehan Hakim chairs the Yemeni Alliance communities impacted by the Muslim Ban.

Moderated by Darryl Li, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at University of Chicago.

Co-sponsored by SJI, Anthropology, GLAS, Sociology, the Middle East Cluster, and Institute for Humanities


UIC Arab American Cultural Center

Date posted

Feb 19, 2019

Date updated

Sep 6, 2019