Of all the activities it supports, perhaps the Mershon Center is best known for its large array of events. These include lectures by distinguished scholars, interdisciplinary conferences and workshops, and seminars for graduate and undergraduate students.
In this area, you can find out more about the 2008-09 lectures, conference and workshops sponsored by the Mershon Center. The events are listed in the monthly calendar links to the left.
Each grid shows the events scheduled for that month; to learn more, please click on links to each event page.
For printable calendars of events, please see each quarter's newsletter under Publications.
Amaney Jamal, Assistant Professor of Politics at Princeton University, spoke on "Barriers to Democracy: The Other Side of Social Capital in Palestine and the Arab World" on May 15, 2008. Her lecture was the final installment of the 2007-08 Islam and Democracy Speaker Series.