Submissions from 2023

Episode 1: History of Migration to and from Egypt, CMRS

Episode 2: Employment of Migrants and Refugees in Egypt: The Private Sector Perspective, CMRS

Episode 3: The Situation of Urban Refugees: Cairo as a Case Study, CMRS

Submissions from 2022

Al-Ghazālī, Averroes and the Critique of Avicenna’s Metaphysics, Ahmed El-Sayed Abdel Meguid


Earth Day, Naeema Al Gasseer

The George T. Scanlon Graduate Student Award in Arab and Islamic Civilizations, Amina ElBendary and Tarek Salem

Submissions from 2021

CFD for Water Industry and Research, Amr Abdelghany

From Islamic Calligraphic Arts to Modern Arab Design: A Conversation with Bahia Shehab and Haytham Nawar, Noha Abou-Khatwa Adjunct Assistant Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture

De Facto Measures for De Facto Refugees: Protecting Displaced Persons in the UAE, Jinan Bastaki

Egypt Non Conventional Water Resources, Dawood Abdelhamid Dawood

Gender Equality and Women's Rights in the Global Compact on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration: Exploring Implementation in the Arab Region, Jean D'Cunha

FARD NGO: Working as a non-Profit with Syrian migrants in Egypt, Laila El Baradei and Rasha Maati

The history of AUC's women soccer team, Aya Elsayad

Climate Change Webinar, Brent Haddad, Sherif Hosny, Mohamed Bayoumi, and Michael Loik

Translating Ancient Egyptian Culture and Language, Fayza Haikal

Conference on the 70th Anniversary of the founding of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee "Middle East and North Africa (MENA)", Bouthaina Ismaili, Tamirace Fakhoury, Shaden Khallaf, and Mary Kawar


Behind High Walls, Tania Kamal-Eldin and Frank Bartscheck

Resilience in Architectural Education, Basil Kamel

Sociology of Translation: Shakespeare in Arabic, Samia Mehrez

Translating Egyptian Colloquial Poetry: The Case of Sayyed Darwish, Samia Mehrez

Translation as Activism: A Conversation, Samia Mehrez

Deconstructing the Notion of Literary Genre: Ancient Egyptian and Premodern Arabic Poetics, Samia Mehrez and Hany Rashwan


Female Genital Mutilation, Ramy Metwali

Ottoman Architecture - Sinan, Bernard O'Kane


Understanding Austism, Ghada Orabi

Overview of the EU pact on migration and migration policies within the EU, Graziella Rizza

Life at a Middle Kingdom Amethyst Mine: Archaeology of Site 5, Wadi el-Hudi, Anne-Claire Salmas and Meredith Brand

Water-Energy-Food Nexus in the Era of Sustainable Development, Hani Sewilam

Climate Change Adaptation and Water Resources in Egypt, Hany Sewilam, Brent Haddad, Ayman Abo-Hadid, Mohamed Bayoumi, and Abdulla Ashraf

A History of Arab Graphic Design Webinar, Bahia Shehab and Haytham Nawar


Cardiovascular Disease Burden in Low and Middle-Income Countries, Elsayed Z. Soliman

The impending Threat of Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) spread through municipal wastewater, Rominder Suri, Achinta Bordoloi, Daniel Caldwell, Dabojani Das, and Mohan Achary

Submissions from 2020

The Venezuelan Crisis: Understanding the Exodus and Humanitarian Costs, Carlos Abaunza

COVID and International Labor Migration in the Middle East, Dina Abdel Fattah, Ryszard Cholewinski, and Irudaya Rajan

History vs. Fake News Public Lecture, Firas Al-Atraqchi

Electrocatalytic Destruction of Perflueoalkyl Substances in Water, Sibel Barisci

Two Dimensional Nanostructure based Membranes for Water Filtration Webinar, Indranil Chowdury


Elder Abuse, Sarah El Baba

Infrastructures of Mobility: Rural Transnational Migration & Social Mobilization in Egypt's Nile Delta, Nada ElKouny


Be Aware, Hanan Gewefel

Refugee Entitlements in Egypt: A Presentation of the Project's Findings, Elena Habersky and Amira Hetaba

Panel Discussion: Going Online: Towards a Preliminary Balance Sheet, Bahgat Korany and Aziza ElLozy

How Arabs See Their Present and Future: Survey of Views of Ordinary Citizens, Bahgat Korany, Mark Tessler, and Samuel J. Eldersveld

Moodle Assessment Tools and Best Practices, Ernesto Lopez and Kurt Becker

أدب الأطفال أمسية مع الباحثة ياسمين مطاوع والكاتبة هديل غنيم, Yasmine Motawy and Hadil Ghoneim

Communicating Science to the General public, Adina Paytan


Whatever their age, they all aim for Living Longer and Healthy Lives, Wael Safwat

Water and Sustainability, Hani Sewilam and Brent Haddad

Impacts of COVID-19 on Migration in the Euro-Mediterranean Space, Ayman Zohary, Maurice Stierl, Hassen Boubakri, and Ferruccio Pastore

Submissions from 2019

The Story of a Cairene Calligrapher in Mamluk times, Noha Abou-Khatwa Adjunct Professor

The Mamluk Book Market, Doris Abouseif Professor Emerita and Former Nasser D. Khalili Chair SOAS

The Arabesque Leaf Scroll, Heba Barakat Head of the Curatorial Affairs at the Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia

Of Maps and Men, Humphrey Davies Translator and author of A Field Guide to the Street Names of Central Cairo (with Lesley Lababidi, AUC Press, 2018)

The Memory of Husayn: the Drama of History and Ritual, Samer El- Karanshawy Honorary Research Fellow, Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies

أمسية مع الروائي عادل عصمت عن "حكايات يوسف تادرس", Adel Esmat

Reflections of love in Hafez’s poetry, Pascal Held Assistant Professor

The American Research Center in Egypt red Monastery Conservation Project: Community Engagement in Heritage Preservation, MICAEL JONES Associate Director of the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)

The American Research Center in Egypt red Monastery Conservation Project: Community Engagement in Heritage Preservation, Micael Jones

Panel Discussion: Decoding Turkey - Ambassador Dr. Alaa ElHadidi, Bahgat Korany

How Egypt's Foreign Policy is Made: شهادتي, Bahgat Korany and Ahmed Aboul Gheit

Decoding Turkey, Bahgat Korany and Alaa ElHadidi

Harder than My Political Battles: Overcoming My Cancer - (On the Occasion of International Women's Day), Bahgat Korany and Anissa Hassouna

Egyptians' Daily Security and Ethiopia's Dam: Is Desalination a Way Out of the Water War?, Bahgat Korany and Adham Ramadan

Evidencing the Middle East: The AUC Forum Data Bank, Bahgat Korany, Amr Shaarawi, and Iman Megahed

Animal Accusers: An Islamic Critique of Violence, Richard McGregor Associate Professor

Recently Discovered Manuscripts by Naguib Mahfouz, and the Polemic Around his Famous Novel 'Awlad Haratina', Muhammad Shuair Writer and journalist, author of the book: Awlad Haratina: Qissat al-Riwaya al-Muharrama .

Contemporary Mosque Architecture and the Sanctioning of Sacred Form, James Steele Distinguished Professor at the School of Architecture,

Submissions from 2018

A Contemporary Odyssey: Dialectics of Love and Torture in Twentieth Century Egypt, Ahmad Ali Badawi

Bursting the Myth of the Real Estate Bubble, Aliaa Bassiouny

Cultural Machine Translation: Challenges and Solutions, Fernand Cohen

On the Oral Origin of Law, from Sunna to Shari'a, Rocio Daga Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München- Institut für den Nahen und Mittleren Osten. Arabic Papyrology Database.

Islamistan - Visages du radicalisme: Problems of Translation and 'Back' Translation, Abdel Megid El Mehelmy

Translating Defiance into Art: Tunisian Women's Revolution, Nevine El Nossery

Egypt without architects: Recovering the country's design history, Mohamed ElShahed curator and Writer

Sculpting Egypt: Mokhtar between Revolution and the Visual Arts, Emad Abou Ghazi

Psychology of Fragments: Translating Mahmoud Darwish, Fady Joudah

AUC Forum Camp David at 40 - Session 1 - THE MAKING OF CAMP DAVID: Views from the Inside (Part 1), Bahgat Korany

AUC Forum Camp David at 40 - Session 1 - THE MAKING OF CAMP DAVID: Views from the Inside (Part 2), Bahgat Korany

AUC Forum Camp David at 40 - Session 2 - IMPACT OF CAMP DAVID: Regional / International (Part 3), Bahgat Korany

Trump's Foreign Policy and the Middle East, Bahgat Korany

Panel Discussion: A Two-Culture Problem? A Personal Account of Success, Bahgat Korany, Amr Shaarawi, and Tahia Abdel Nasser

Islam in the Netherlands: Muslims in a Secularising Society, Ruud Peters Professor Emeritus of Islamic Studies

No Friend But Mountains: Translation as Literary Experimentation and Shared Philosophical Activity, Omid Tofighian

Submissions from 2017

Dystopia Novel, Basma Abdel Aziz, Mohamed Rabie, and Na’il al-Tukhi

Through the Eyes of Others: Developing Empathy by Reading Fiction by Leila Aboulela, Tahia Abdel Nasser

Fiction as Translation, Leila Aboulela

Streets and Stories: a conversation with Hamdi Abu Golayyel, Hamdi Abu Golayyel

Arabic Cultural Program - Conversation with the author Hamdi Abu Golayyel, Hamdi Abu Golayyel and Adam Talib

Edward Said Memorial Lecture: Philosophy in Africa, Souleymane Bachir Diagne and Stephen Nimis

الوثائق و انتاج المعرفة: رؤية جديدة, Abdel Wahed El-Nabawwi Professor of Modern and Contemporary History and former minister of culture.

When Shakespeare Speaks Egyptian Arabic: The Case of Da’a bi Da’a, Waleed Hammad

Managing Middle East Diversity: The Modalities- Day 2, Session 2, Barbara Ibrahim

Scribal Residues in Translation: The Arabic Bible in the Nahda and the Task of the Translator, Rana Hisham Issa

Managing Middle East Diversity: The Modalities- Day 1, Session 1, Bahgat Korany

Managing Middle East Diversity: The Modalities- Day 1, Session 2, Bahgat Korany

Managing Middle East Diversity: The Modalities- Day 2, Session 3, Bahgat Korany

Translating the Law: Tahtawi and the 1814 French Charter, Gianluca Parolin

Managing Middle East Diversity: The Modalities- Day 2, Session 1, Marco Pinfari

Egypt’s Linguistic Landscape: Tokens of its History and Trajectory, Marilyn Plumlee

Arabic Cultural Program - Conversation with novelists Mohamed Rabie and Na’il al-Tukhi (Part 1), Mohamed Rabie and Na’il al-Tukhi