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UC Irvine News Brief: History professors to speak at Barcelona conference on Middle East

Mark LeVine and Touraj Daryaee will participate in the World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies, to be held July 19-24.

July 2, 2010
UC Irvine News Brief: History professors to speak at Barcelona conference on Middle East

History professors Mark LeVine and Touraj Daryaee will address the 2010 World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies, to be held July 19-24 in Barcelona, Spain. More than 2,500 scholars and experts on the Middle East and Mediterranean are expected to attend. LeVine will take part in a panel on Sufism, and Daryaee will participate in a roundtable discussion of the Sasanian Empire.