Catégorie : Colloque

L’histoire et la mémoire à l’épreuve de la révolte et de la guerre en Syrie (Beyrouth, 25-27 janvier 2023)

Du 25 au 27 janvier 2023 Salle de conférence de de l’IFL, Beirut Accès sur pré-inscription. Pour recevoir le programme et vous inscrire, merci d’écrire à cette adresse : colloque.shakk@gmail.com     crédit image : Collective Memory

Archives and oral history in the past and present struggles: Practices and Experiences from the Middle East and Southern Africa

Beirut, 10-13 January 2023 Venue : Ifpo and Institute for Palestine Studies Middle Eastern and South African scholars have for many years elaborated ideas and practices to recover, interpret and disseminate histories on their own terms. Cognisant of the problems with official archives, many scholars turned to oral history to produce new and counter-hegemonic histories, particularly by centering the experiences of subaltern and marginalised groups. This...

Urban Iraq in the Twentieth Century : Cross-Perspectives

Saturday, October 29th – Institut français d’Irak, Bagdad Sunday, October 30th – Bayt Al-Hikma, Bagdad Scholarship on “Arab cities and towns” has served as one of the major entry points to consider the Arab Middle-East since the 1930s. Studies have progressively focused on the expansive period which spans from the so-called classical Islamic era through to the final decades of the Ottoman Empire. These studies have...

Des lettres isolées à la science des lettres. Un carrefour de savoirs au Proche-Orient

5 et 6 novembre 2022, de 9h à 18h Ifpo Erbil, citadelle d’Erbil, Irak lien de connexion à distance Les exégètes du Coran ont souvent témoigné de leur perplexité face à la question des énigmatiques « lettres isolées » (ḥurūf muqaṭṭa‘a), aussi connues comme les liminaires (fawātiḥ) coraniques introduisant certaines sourates. Elles seraient pour certains un support de méditation et une allusion directe aux noms de...

Closing conference of NaJor@MO. Rethinking the Nationhood in the Middle East: Jordan as a case study

5-6 October 2022, Aix-en-Provence (MMSH, Duby conference Room), Amman (Ifpo) & Online Organized by T. Labadi, S. Mangon & N. Neveu 5 October 2022 Amman, Abd al-Rahman Munif Room, Ifpo  –  Aix-en-Provence, Duby conference Room, MMSH Zoom Link / ID: 844 7616 0705 / Secret Code: 687374 Introduction of the conference (10.30-11.15 in Amman, 9.30-10.15 (in Aix-en-Provence) – SoMuM – Matthieu Rey, Director of Contemporary Studies, Ifpo – Najor@MO: Social...

Second Millennium in Iraqi Kurdistan. New Results, New Perspectives

Colloquium organized by the French Institute for  the Near East (Ifpo) and UMR7041 (ArScAn) With the support of the General Directorate of Antiquities in Kurdistan October 23-24, 2022 Erbil, Ministry of Municipality and Tourism, Directorate of Human Ressources Development Center The increase of archaeological excavations in Iraqi Kurdistan since the mid-2000s has led to the discovery of more than twenty sites that have yielded remains dating...

[DREAM Conference] Revolt in(g) collapse. Protest and everyday adjustments in contemporary Lebanon.

The ERC DREAM team is pleased to invite you to its conference entitled “Revolt in(g) collapse. Protest and everyday adjustments in contemporary Lebanon” organised with the American University of Beirut (AUB), the Orient-Institut Beirut (OIB), Mansion and the Institut français du Proche-Orient which will take place on Monday 20 (9:30 am-10:00pm) and Tuesday 21 (9:30am-6:00pm), June in Beirut. The conference will be held in English and...

Municipal powers in Palestine: a multiscalar perspective From local planning to international networks

May 18-19th 2022, at the Qattan Foundation, RamallahThis symposium will tackle the major issues at stake for Palestinian municipalities. Its goal is to study their capacities and modes of action, while highlighting the constraints restricting those actions and the solutions envisioned or already implemented to mitigate or resist these constraints. It focuses on the role of Palestinian municipalities at different scales: locally, looking at the municipal...

L’Orient d’Ernest Renan

Sous le patronage du Ministère de la Culture et en collaboration avec la Société asiatique à l’occasion de son bicentenaire, l’EPHE, l’Institut de France, la fondation Defforey et l’IFPO, la Bibliothèque Nationale du Liban (BNL) vous invite à participer au colloque « L’Orient de Renan » 15 – 16 FÉVRIER 2022AMPHITHÉÂTRE DE LA BNL – SANAYEH – BEYROUTH En 1860, l’empereur Napoléon III charge le jeune Ernest Renan...

La fabrique artistique dans le monde arabe, Politiques, professions, circulations 

25 novembre à 18:00 – 20:00 Ce colloque se propose de réfléchir à la fabrique artistique (arts visuels, arts du spectacle, arts urbains, cinéma, littérature, théâtre, musique, performances, etc.) dans les sociétés du monde arabe. Confrontées à des situations de crises polymorphes (guerres, révoltes, colonisation, autoritarisme, crise financière, crise sanitaire, etc.), ces sociétés font l’objet d’un nombre accru de travaux en sciences sociales consacrés le plus souvent aux mobilisations politiques et à leurs soubassements socioéconomiques,...