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Media and Politics: An Arab Media & Society Symposium

The Kamal Adham Center for Television and Digital Journalism in the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the American University in Cairo (AUC) hosted a symposium on “Media and Politics” on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The symposium, which brought together professors specialized in multiple scholarly disciplines, senior journalists, …

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Public Culture and Islam in Modern Egypt

Arab Media & Society held lecture "Public Culture and Islam in Modern Egypt" from in AUC's Mohamed Shafik Gabr Lecture Hall on Wednesday, February 8. 2017. Hatsuki Aishima, Associate Professor at the National Museum of Ethnography in Osaka, Japan discussed the life and media representations of former Grand Imam of Al Azhar, Abdel-Halim Mahmoud. Aishima, who holds a …

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Calendar: December 2004 to November 2005

December 2004 2004 AEJMC Winter Meeting San Antonio, Texas, USA, 3-5 December, 2004 www.aejmc.org/convention Africa Electronic Privacy and Public Voice Symposium Cape Town, South Africa, 6 December, 2004 www.thepublicvoice.org/events/2004_csonetwork.html January 2005 Trans/National Film and Literature: Cultural Production and the Claims of History Tallahassee, Florida, USA, 27-29 January, 2005 http://english3.fsu.edu/~filmlit2005 March …

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US bombs its own forces and brother of Kurdish leader

Iraq - April 07, 2003 FROM CATHERINE PHILP OUTSIDE DIBAGA, NORTHERN IRAQ MOMENTS after the attack, John Simpson broadcast live by satellite telephone on the BBC news channel, News 24. John Simpson: "Well it's a bit of a disaster . . . I was in a convoy of eight or ten cars …

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The Digital Dilemma: Television and Technology in Emerging Markets

Remarks by Peter Einstein, President and CEO of Showtime, at the MIT Arab Alumni Association Conference at Beirut's Sheraton Coral Beach on March 24, 2002. Good morning distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. I'd like to welcome you to this session on regional television networks which I have called: The digital dilemma: …

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“Arab Satellite Broadcasting in the Age of Globalization”

Papers from the Cambridge conference.    Nineteen Mass Communication scholars and leading Arab professional broadcasters gathered for three days in Cambridge, UK, to consider the issue of "Furthering Integration and Enhancing Fragmentation in the Arab World." The conference was sponsored by the Center of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (CMEIS) …

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