ASA Attending MESA Conference!

The Assyrian Studies Association members will be attending and presenting at the 53rd annual Middle Eastern Studies Association (MESA) Conference held in New Orleans from November 14-17, 2019.

ASA will be sponsoring two panels entitled, Assyrian Studies in Political Science: Critical Approaches and Emerging Trends with presenters: Michael Youash (University of Toronto), Mariam Georgis (University of Manitoba), Riva Gewarges (McMaster University), and Nahrain Rasho (University of California, Davis).

The second panel entitled, De-centering the Middle East: Challenging the Status Quo will have presenters: Sargon Donabed (Roger Williams University), Michael Youash (University of Toronto), Mariam Georgis (University of Manitoba), and Riva Gewarges (McMaster University).

Please support ASA presenters at the MESA Conference 2019 in New Orleans by registering to attend no later than October 24, 2019 by signing up with this link:


The Assyrian Studies Association promotes interest in and scholarly study of Assyrians and Assyria. It provides means for the publication of scholarly research and other materials designed to promote Assyrian studies. It promotes cooperative activities and exchange of information within the field and facilitates contact between scholars and scholarly organizations. 


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