Documenting the Lebanese Diaspora

The Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies is dedicated to research about Lebanese immigrants in the US and throughout the world, and to preserving and sharing that knowledge with the scholarly community and general public.

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We are not of the East or the West; No boundaries exist in our breast;
We are free.

- Ameen Rihani

Mapping the Mahjar

Understanding the Life and Work of Lebanese-American Business Owners in the 1900s

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Hammana Club, North Carolina

1.1 Million Lebanese-Americans

according to the latest U.S. Census figures

Go here for a demographic portrait