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Knowledge and Language in Middle Eastern Societies

Cambridge Symposium on Middle Eastern Studies
16th - 18th October, 2009

The Department of Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge, hosts the second international Symposium on Middle Eastern Studies. As with last year’s conference, the topic will be ‘Knowledge and Language in Middle Eastern Societies’. Papers can cover any period or region in Middle Eastern Studies broadly defined.


If you want to register for the conference, please send an email to the organizing committee ( before 10th October, stating your name, company/organization and address.

The number of places is limited.

Registration fee:
Students: £10
Standard: £20

The fee should be paid in cash or check during the registration on Saturday 17th.

NB: Registration includes Welcome and Tea Receptions, Lunch on 17th and 18th October, and Admission to the Conference Sessions.

Matthew Keegan, James Weaver, Ignacio Sanchez (Organising Committee)
Prof. Yasir Suleiman, Prof. Geoffrey Khan, Dr Christine Van Ruymbeke (Advisory Committee)

This conference has received the support of the Ali Reza and Mohamed Soudavar Fund for Persian Studies, The Modern Hebrew Studies Fund, and a generous donation of the Department of Middle Eastern Studies