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Yemeni Wedding

Wedding in Old Sana'a, Yemen by Ivan Gladstone

wolffsohn ex libris

 
Wadi Qadisheh

Wadi Qadisheh Photo: Dr Amal Marogy

ShanamehExhibition

Lohrasp enthroned (c.1540). © The Fitzwilliam Museum

hebrew posters

 
griboedov conference group

 
arabic map

 
arab spring

 
Aleppo Market

Aleppo Market by Zach Brown

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Abbas Bakhtiari

Abbas Bakhtiari

1610 printing press

First printing press in the Arab world (1610) Photo: Dr Amal Marogy

Welcome to AMES

Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then this is the home for you. 

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Upcoming events

Love thy neighbour: Oman, Iran, and the Gulf

Mar 01, 2018

Thomas Grey Room, Pembroke College

The Albukhary Galleries of the Islamic World: objects in focus

Mar 09, 2018

Nihon Room, Pembroke College

Frontline Turkey. The conflict at the heart of the Middle East.

Mar 15, 2018

Thomas Grey Room, Pembroke College

Open day for prospective Undergraduates

Mar 16, 2018

Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

Upcoming events