Welcome to CCAS
The Master of Arts in Arab Studies (MAAS) offers a comprehensive interdisciplinary study of the region.
CCAS hosts a rich calendar of public lectures, film screenings, and cultural events.
Charles Kiamie is the Acting Director of USAID’s Office of Local Sustainability, which focuses on deepening the agency’s partnerships with local and US-based development actors.
In a recent letter to the Texas State Board of Education, CCAS calls for changes to the proposed state-wide social studies curriculum on the MENA.
Afaf Al-Khoshman (MAAS ’16) writes for Al-Fanar Media about the teaching of philosophy in Jordanian schools and universities.
Please join us on October 23 at 6:30 pm to learn more about the M.A. in Arab Studies program within Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service and to speak with our faculty and current students.
In this article for the European Council on Foreign Relations, Chloe Teevan (MAAS ’16) argues that EU migration policy is increasingly legitimizing regimes with human rights abuses while helping to prop up a failing socioeconomic order in North African countries.
MAAS student Abrar Alshammari writes for ArabLit about book banning and the literary resistance in Kuwait.