Department of Middle East Studies (MDES)

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MESP at USC Dornsife is committed to the teaching and study of languages, cultures, and societies from North Africa and the Gulf to the Levant and Central Asia. 

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Cities of Globalization Conference

In the last few decades, the Middle East has experienced one of the highest rates of urbanization in the world. Combined with one of the highest birth rates...

3/26 9:30am

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