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The Third World Studies office has moved! We are now in the Literature Building Room 131.

Event
Michael Allan: Provicial Cosmopolitanism: Andre Gide, Taha Hussein and the Limits of World Literature
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
5:00-6:30pm
UCSD Literature Bld Rm 155 (de Certeau Rm)

Michael Allan is an Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Oregon.  His research focuses on colonialism, secularization adn the formation of modern reasind practices in Africa and the Middle East. For more information view flyer.

David Faris: Dissent and Revolution in a Digital Age: Social Media, Blogging and Activism in Egypt
Monday, November 18, 2013
5:00-6:30pm
UCSD Literature Bld, Rm 155 (de Certeau Rm)

David Faris is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Roosevelt University, Chicago.  His book, Dissent and Revolution in a Digital Age:Social Media, Blogging and Activism in Egypt, published in 2013, focuses on the use of digital media by Egyptian opposition movements.  For more information view flyer.

Programs Abroad
Interested in Studying Abroad? Consider UC Education Abroad Program, Opportunities Abroad Program or UC San Diego Global Seminars!

October 24th, 2013 from 12:45-2:00p, in the Oceanids Pavilion located at the International Center
Get off the beaten path and learn about study abroad programs in cities and countries where there are awesome opportunities, great universities, and tons of adventures.  Features regions including Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, South America, and Southeast Asia.

Contact Us

Haydee Cervantes
Program Representative
Literature Building Room 131
(858) 822-0377

Babak Rahimi (www)
Director, Third World Studies Program
Literature Bld 324
(858) 534-2147

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