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A is for Arab: Stereotypes in U.S. Popular Culture

Organizer: A/P/A Institute at NYU
Venue: NYU Abu Dhabi
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19 Washington Square North
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Add to Calendar 02/23/2012 06:30 AM 02/23/2012 08:00 PM America/New_York A is for Arab: Stereotypes in U.S. Popular Culture More detail: http://apa.nyu.edu/event/a-is-for-arab-stereotypes-in-u-s-popular-culture/ NYU Abu Dhabi, New York, NY, 10003

Join NYU faculty, archivists, and NYU Distinguished Visiting Scholar Dr. Jack G. Shaheen for a reception celebrating the recently acquired Jack G. Shaheen Archive to NYU’s Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. “A is for Arab: Stereotypes in U.S. Popular Culture” — a traveling exhibition pulled from the Archive — will also be on display.

An accompanying film series, REEL ARABS VS REAL ARABS: Historicizing/Critiquing/Remaking the Arab Image in Popular Culture, will take place on Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25 at the Avery Fisher Center East Room, on the second floor of Elmer Holmes Bobst Library (70 Washington Square South). Please visit http://neareaststudies.as.nyu.edu/object/kc.events.reelarabs for a complete schedule and film descriptions.

Co-sponsored by: NYU Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies, Center for Religion & Media, Center for Media, Culture & History, and NYU Abu Dhabi

Co-sponsored by: NYU Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies, Center for Religion & Media, Center for Media, Culture & History, and NYU Abu Dhabi