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Syrians in New York: Mapping Movement, 1900-1930
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Why did they leave? Reasons for early Lebanese migration
This article is authored by Dr. Akram Khater, Director of the Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies and Khayrallah Distinguished Professor of Lebanese Diaspora Studies, and Professor of History at NC […]
Review of "A Curious Land: Stories from Home," by Susan Muaddi Darraj
This book review is written by Joseph Geha, professor emeritus at Iowa State University and author of two books; Through and Through: Toledo Stories and Lebanese Blonde. Geha is the 2016 Khayrallah Prize winner for his […]
Lecture & Art Exhibit: Art in Time of Crisis
As part of its Lebanese Artist-in- Residence program, this year, the Khayrallah Center is co-hosting Joumana Medlej with Arts NC State. Her exhibit, Art in Times of Crisis, is on display in the NC State Craft Center during the month of October.
Film: Dalya's Other Country
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