Events

All Year of Morocco events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Dates and times are subject to change. 

Fall 2018 

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    Taste of Morocco Food Bazaar

    Experience traditional Moroccan cuisine and learn about how their foods can be incorporated into a healthy diet.

    Date: Sept. 6, 2018 
    Time:
    12:30 p.m.
    Location: Commons Entrance Patio

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      *Language Policy and Education in Morocco

      Featuring: Mohammed Errihani

      Errihani is a native of Fez, Morocco and an associate professor of linguistics and English at Purdue University Northwest. He has presented and published on language policy, teaching and learning in Morocco. 

      Date: Sept. 12, 2018
      Time: 11 a.m.
      Location: Sturgis Library Room 101

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        The Traditional Arts of Morocco

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        Date: Sept. 19, 2018
        Time: 12:30 p.m.
        Location: VA 222

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          *Multiligualism and Educational Policy in Morocco. Pedagogies of Teaching Arabic

          Featuring: Dr. Said Hannouchi

          Dr. Hannouchi holds a PhD in Arabic and Second Language Acquisition from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is currently a Preceptor in Arabic at Harvard University. Dr. Hannouchi has over ten years of experience teaching Arabic as a second and foreign language at leading universities around the US.

          Date: Oct. 10, 2018
          Time: 2 p.m.
          Location: Sturgis Library Room 101

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            Western Sahara

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            Date: Oct. 16, 2018
            Time: TBA
            Location: TBA

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              Al Andalus, the Reconquista and the Origins of Epistemic Blackness

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              Date: Nov. 7, 2018
              Time: 5 p.m.
              Location: TBA

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                *The Legacy of Slavery, Race and Racism in Morocco

                Featuring: Dr. Chouki El Hamel 

                Dr. Hamel is a professor in the School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University. His most recent book has received Honorable Mention for the L. Carl Brown American Institute for Maghrib Studies Book Prize.

                Date: Nov. 14, 2018
                Time: 11 a.m. 
                Location: Sturgis Library Room 101

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                  Film Screening/Discussion

                  Film: They Were Promised the Sea (trailor)

                  They Were Promised the Sea is a documentary film that investigates the exodus that emptied Morocco of its Jewish Population. 

                  *Details to come

                  *Part of the library lecture/workshop series, Multiple Literacies in Morocco, brought to you in partnership with Sturgis Library and the Bagwell College of Education.

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