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Sixth Annual ASMEA Conference

                      Sixth Annual ASMEA Conference Tides of Change: Looking Back and Forging Ahead in the Middle East & Africa November 21-23, 2013 Key Bridge Marriott Hotel • Washington, D.C.   The 2013 conference will feature: Keynote address by Michael Young , opinion editor of Beirut's Daily Star newspaper.  Opening reception remarks by H.E. Mohamed Bin Abdulla Al-Rumaihi , Ambassador of the State of Qatar. ** invited Roundtable discussions on "Hezbollah in Lebanon, the Region, and Beyond," "Great Power Involvement in the Arab Upheavals," and "Revolution, Revolt, and Reform in North Africa," and more. Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception. Film screenings. Displays by publishers of the latest academic titles. Still more to come! Registration fees:  Full/Associate Members Registration : $70. After Oct. 31 : $85. Student Members Registration : $40. After Oct. 31 : $55. Non-

6th Annual ASMEA Conference

TRAVEL GRANTS 2013 6th Annual ASMEA Conference Tides of Change: Looking Back and Forging Ahead in the Middle East & Africa November 21-23, 2013  Key Bridge Marriott Hotel * Washington, D.C. We are pleased to announce a new travel grant of up to $500 to professors and students who wish to attend our upcoming 6th Annual Conference.  To apply for the ASMEA Travel Grant: •           Applicants must be engaged in ongoing study of the Middle East or Africa and enrolled in a Ph.D. program (preferably with M.A. complete), or serve in a post-doc capacity, or serve as a visiting/ adjunct/ assistant professor teaching a minimum of two courses per semester •           Each grant may be used to cover hotel, conference registration, transportation, and related costs. •           Applications must be accompanied by a paper proposal for the conference. Paper proposals must be relevant to the regions of study and represent new and un-published research. Students may