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The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago is a leading research center for the ancient Middle East. The museum houses some 350,000 artifacts — around 5,000 of which are on display — excavated mainly by OI archaeologists. Founded in 1919, at a time when the Middle East was called the Orient, the OI has pioneered innovative excavations and comprehensive dictionary projects that chronicle ancient civilizations. The Oriental Institute Museum aims to understand, reveal, and protect anci ...
 
Join your new best friends, Saleh Al Braik, Shehlaa Ali, and Hassan Al Marashi, in conversations about everyday life and laugh about things that make you want to scream! Making up a Middle Eastern cocktail, these three friends have global perspectives and chat about whatever's on their minds. Views our own.
 
Dr. James M. Dorsey is a senior fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, co-director of the University of Würzburg’s Institute for Fan Culture, and co-host of the New Books in Middle Eastern Studies podcast. James is the author of The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer blog, a book with the same title as well as Comparative Political Transitions between Southeast Asia and the Middle East and North Africa, co-authored with Dr. Teresita Cruz-Del Rosario and Shifting Sand ...
 
For many episodes to come, we'll be exploring the rich history of Poland. From it's humble beginnings, we'll follow the people of Poland as they form their own unique cultural identity, rise into a great European power, cross paths with the Mongol Horde, save Europe from an Ottoman invasion, and do their best to keep their independence firm from one generation to the next.
 
Curated Today is proud to present the Curated Conversations podcast series which is dedicated to making insightful, high-value, industry-focused information available to listeners on-the-go. Hosted by Rohma Theunissen, Curated Conversations is an extension of the Curated Today brand ethos, which explores the unique elements of the Middle Eastern retail industry and the impact that it has on a global scale. Our episodes feature some of the region’s most prominent movers and shakers as they sh ...
 
A regular figure in most Asian and Middle Eastern households, essentials oils are gaining popularity in many cultures around the world. With its seemingly long list of benefits, no wonder people are turning to these concentrated extracts to support their health and wellbeing. Often used to boost mood, ease stress, alleviate pain, relieve headaches and migraines, quell nausea, promote healthy sleep, and even repel insects, essential oils have antiseptic properties as well. Their antibacterial ...
 
We question EVERYTHING. Period. Culture, society, and religious beliefs. As two immigrants who lived in the middle east before moving to the US, we give you what it's really like to come to the US. What society is really like in the middle east. What are the best thing in the US, and the best things in the middle east.
 
Many mistake the idea of Back to Jerusalem as a movement of the Chinese church to evangelize Jerusalem. However, Back to Jerusalem is the goal of the Chinese church to evangelize the unreached peoples from eastern provinces of China, westwards towards Jerusalem. Our organization partners with the church of China to not only evangelize the religiously oppressed areas of Asia, but to also train and send Chinese missionaries into the unreached regions of the globe, including Muslim, Buddhist, a ...
 
Established in September 2018, the Institute of Middle Eastern Studies draws together staff and students from across King’s College London working on the Middle East and North Africa. Based in a dozen departments, its over 30 faculty members produce world-class research on every country in the region. They are routinely asked by policy makers, civil society groups and media outlets both in the UK and elsewhere to provide expert analysis on events and developments in this important part of th ...
 
Trumpet Daily Radio Show brings you a deeper understanding of the Bible and how it connects to your world and your life right now. Trumpet Daily Radio Show is hosted by the executive editor of the Philadelphia Trumpet newsmagazine and presenter of the Trumpet Daily television program, Stephen Flurry. Stephen Flurry brings you a wide-ranging variety of topics from British politics to American morality to the Middle Eastern balance of power to Asian economics to principles of living to Bible p ...
 
Yvonne has been studying Middle Eastern Performing Arts since 1998; her main area of study has been in Traditional Egyptian and Oriental Style as well as some Folkloric. She has taken many workshops over the years with such well known dancers and choreographers as Mahmoud Reda (the legendary pioneer of Egyptian dance theater), Raqui Hassen, Dina of Egypt, Hadia and Aziza of Canada, Nourhan Sharif, Yousry Sharif, and Jillina just to mention a few. Yvonne currently studies under Virginia of Mi ...
 
Eclectica is a very bellydance-inspired, diverse music podcast. Here you’ll find -all kinds- of music and unusual new forms of audio entertainment; designed to move the spirit, mind & body alike! From Rock to Reggae, Pop to Goth/Industrial, Trance to New Wave, Happy Hardcore to Jazz, R&B, Folk, Country, Middle Eastern, Indian + beyond- Eclectica has it all! So sit back & relax (or get up and shimmy) & come with me on a journey to explore music from all over the map!
 
Venturing through 90+ countries, we’ve discovered one commonality. From Latin America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East to Eastern Europe, there are growing tech startup ecosystems transforming the world. Emerging market startups are generating market-creating innovations, leapfrogging Silicon Valley’s innovations, and solving local problems faster than governments. Join us to hear from startup ecosystem champions, entrepreneurs and investors in emerging markets. We discuss what makes these mar ...
 
Middle East Weekly brings you the most important stories from the Middle East, taking you behind the headlines with analysis from across the region. If you're interested in the Middle East, aren't sure why it's so important, or are just looking for a new way to fill your morning commute, give us a listen! Every week we'll be looking at three new Middle Eastern issues in the news, with expert analysis from our team of editors who'll be lifting the lid on a region that all too often seems impo ...
 
Here at Eclectica you’ll find -all kinds- of superb music and unusual new forms of audio entertainment: From Rock to Reggae, Pop to Goth/Industrial, Trance to Middle Eastern, Happy Hardcore to Celtic & Jazz, Folk to R & B, Comedy to Early Music and much, much more, Eclectica has it ALL. We’ve even got a smattering of wonderful spoken-word pieces like poetry, audio plays and storytelling here n' there. So sit back, relax, & I hope you enjoy the journey! :):)
 
Hooman is an experiential psychedelic DJ specializing in Melodic House, Deep House, Deep Tech and Tribal Techno. His sexy uplifting tribal sounds have Middle-eastern, Mexican and South American influences. Rev. has worked with producers like GoldCap, Sabo, Be Svenden, Bedouin, Unders, Britta, Miyagi, The Soul Brothers and Behrouz. Let's share the music we love, the moments that move us and the flow that creates our inner peace. Peace & Love! Rev. For bookings email hooman@therev.me -{( Booki ...
 
Pride Talk features conversations with Asian American LGBTQ+ professionals and their allies to empower, educate, engage, and celebrate this community. You'll hear casual conversations, stories, and life experiences from various Asian American LGBTQ+ individuals as well as their allies.
 
The ABHEST ABCAST is the one and only podcast of your favorite blog: A BRIEF HISTORY OF EASTERN STANDARD TIME (online at abhest.com). Get involved with our self-involvement and listen to Chris and Kate's REAL VOICES as they discuss everything from news to NYC events to what they had for lunch. It's everything you love about ABHEST, minus the GIFs!
 
Mixes by NYC based DJ Tabu. Blending a mix of syncopated, melodic house music inspired by Latin American, Middle Eastern, African and other global sounds, her sets are eclectic and reflects the influence of multi genres of music and her world travels. From the lounge to the dance floor, the combined musical collection and skills that this DJ brings are incomparable. Look for new episodes each week
 
“Derka” is a stereotypical Arabic word used in lieu of actual Arabic dialogue. On District Derkas, hosts Sama’a Al-Hamdani and Lilia Okalina demystify commonly misunderstood aspects of Middle Eastern culture and create a space for open dialog aimed to teach, inspire and entertain. DThis show records and broadcasts LIVE on Full Service Radio from the lobby of the LINE DC in Adams Morgan, Washington DC.
 
With a deep and eclectic approach to dance music, Borak is known for his genre-bending acts formed with the influence of the farthest borders of Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. As a first encounter with music, Borak played in rock bands as a lead guitarist. Since his first days of engaging in musical instruments, he has always been fascinated by the sensations of world music. It didn’t take much time for Borak to develop his own unique style. His enigmatic sound brings toge ...
 
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In today's program, I speak with Richard E. Antaramian about his recent monograph, Brokers of Faith, Brokers of Empire: Armenians and the Politics of Reform in the Ottoman Empire (Stanford University Press, 2020). In Brokers of Faith, Brokers of Empire, Antaramian shows that the Armenian Church and clergy--spread across the empire in a vast ecclesi…
 
A vivid ethnography of Egyptian migrants to the Arab Gulf states, Migrant Dreams: Egyptian Workers in the Gulf States (AU in Cairo Press, 2020) is about the imagination which migration thrives on, and the hopes and ambitions generated by the repeated experience of leaving and returning home. What kind of dreams for a good or better life drives labo…
 
My guest this week is Hayche Haidry aka 'The Middle Eastern Millionaire' Sheikh El Sham 🇬🇧 . We discuss: * Developing the Sheikh character. * Battling Impact Wrestling's Moose at Preston City Wrestling in 2019. * Crafting storytelling and psychology in the ring. * Hayche's burgeoning career in TV and film. And so much more! Special thanks to Evade …
 
OI Podcast Episode 16Afrofuturism: Ancient Egypt in Speculative FictionYtasha WomackTime as a web, weaved in storytelling to offer a remix of narratives exploring who we are and how we got here. Author Ytasha Womack, "Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture," joins us for a discussion that examines the Black Speculative Arts Mov…
 
OI Podcast Episode 15Egyptian Influences/Contemporary MusicAndrew ListAncient Egypt offers a feast of inspiration. From the mammoth carved temples to the intimate, painted tombs, visitors to these sites often daydream a fantasy of what life must have been like. Earlier this year, composer Andrew List, Berklee College of Music, reached out to the OI…
 
[00:30] Five-Year Anniversary of Brexit (7 minutes) Five years ago, Britain voted to leave the European Union. Herbert W. Armstrong prophesied in the 1950s—before the European Union even existed—that Britain would not be part of the prophesied European power bloc. [07:00] The Permanent Steal (22 minutes) The Democrats’ attempt to legalize the votin…
 
OI Podcast Episode 14The Lyre Ensemble, Part 2Playing the Gold Lyre of UrContemporary music played on an ancient Lyre. The Lyre Ensemble continues a discussion on the recreation of the Gold Lyre of Ur, focusing on both the possibilities and trappings of creating music on an ancient replica. Andy Lowings, Jennifer Sturdy, Mark Harmer, and Stef Conne…
 
OI Podcast Episode 13The Lyre Ensemble, Part 1Recreating the Gold Lyre of UrWhat might ancient Mesopotamian music sound like?Inspired by both this question and the 2003 looting at the Baghdad Museum, harpist Andy Lowings set out to recreate a playable replica of the iconic Gold Lyre of Ur. Andy, along with his friend Jennifer Sturdy, enlisted the h…
 
OI Podcast Episode 12Demons in Ancient EgyptRita LucarelliFrom Pazuzu to Baphomet, demons in modern pop culture are figures of dark terror and fear. In the ancient world, the concepts of demons weren't always so simple.The OI's Steven Townshend sits down with Rita Lucarelli, University of California, Berkeley, for a podcast that explores the many d…
 
[00:30] Celtic Throne (13 minutes) Celtic Throne was in Nashville, Tennessee, last night performing before its largest audience yet! In this segment, I play feedback from the Ryman Auditorium audience and discuss the latest Celtic Throne updates. [13:00] America Is Failing (18 minutes) In New York City, prosecutors are letting looters and rioters g…
 
[1:20] Iranian Election (25 minutes) This weekend, Iran underwent another election, and the victor was no surprise. The election may have been flagrantly rigged, but the result still has important things to teach us. [26:50] Vatican Puts Politician on the Path to Sainthood (20 minutes) It’s not every day that a politician is made a saint. In fact, …
 
In episode 204, the girls are joined by actor and writer Clark Moore to talk about his upbringing, how he found himself acting and auditioning, his arrival to Los Angeles, his experience getting the Human Rights Campaign Visibility Award, and so much more! They also talk about his podcast Soul Balm which is very soothing for the girls. Listen to hi…
 
Did you know that overwatering your plants can be harmful to your garden? So is under-watering. The key to having healthy plants is striking a balance. Learn more in today’s episode of Extraction Essentials. Join Tony Frischknecht and Nick Gay as they discuss how you can get the most out of your plants, especially lavender. Discover the proper way …
 
A Physician on the Nile: A Description of Egypt and Journal of the Famine Years (NYU Press, 2021) is a unique text that will fascinate specialists and general readers alike. Written by the polymath and physician ʿAbd al-Laṭīf al-Baghdādī, and intended for the Abbasid caliph al-Nāṣir (r. 1180-1225 CE), the first part of the book offers detailed desc…
 
In this episode the boys join Khaled in studio for another round table episode where we talk all things pandering. Is the Middle East tired of watching companies squirm to satisfy everyone? Is being a moral chameleon impossible if marketers are trying to pander to so many cultures? Does woke always go broke? And will John Cena ever recover? Join us…
 
England and the Netherlands were natural allies when they both became Protestant, which finally happened in England in 1558 when Elizabeth I was crowned queen. In 1585 the queen sent Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester with 5,000 to 6,000 troops to the Netherlands to help in their revolt against the Spanish rulers of the Netherlands. Dur: 16mins File:…
 
[02:30] Celtic Throne (5 minutes) The tour of Celtic Throne continues through the American southeast! In this segment, I provide updates and play some feedback from members of the audience and crew. [07:30] A Vaccine That Causes Death and Doesn’t Prevent COVID-19 (8 minutes) People continue to die as a result of the COVID-19 vaccine. Sadly, governm…
 
[03:30] Twitter Inadvertently Confirms FBI Helped Incite January 6 ‘Siege’ (7 minutes) After Tucker Carlson and Revolver News exposed that the FBI was using informants to help organize and incite the January 6 Capital “riot,” Twitter tried to fact-check the claim, inadvertently confirming what Tucker was saying. [10:00] Brad Raffensperger Knew Abou…
 
[00:30] Putin-Biden Summit (9 minutes) Before U.S. President Joe Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the propaganda media in the United States were hailing the summit an unmitigated success for Biden. Pundits like Max Boot said the days of America kowtowing to Putin were over. Yet wasn’t it President Donald Trump who stopped Russia’s N…
 
On Heels in the Middle East (Pardes Publishing, 2020) is the first book of Ksenia Svetlova, an Israeli journalist of Russian origin who covered the Middle East extensively during the last two decades. Svetlova takes us on a journey to Hizbullah dominated parts of Beirut, refugee camps in Gaza, Qaddafi's Libya and the revolutionary squares of the Ar…
 
Eager to enhance its negotiating leverage with the United States and Europe, Iran is projecting imminent membership of the China-led Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in much the same way it pushed the signing of a much-touted 25-year cooperation agreement with the People’s Republic that has yet to have any real legs.…
 
[00:30] Biden’s Tough Time in Europe (11 minutes) Ahead of Joe Biden’s trip to Europe, Time magazine published an article titled “How Biden Plans to Get Tough on Vladimir Putin in Their Geneva Summit.” The cover of Time featured an image of Biden sporting aviator sunglasses with Putin in his sights. So far, though, Biden hasn’t appeared so “tough.”…
 
[08:00] What Happened to Boris Johnson? (4 minutes) British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said over the weekend that nations should plan to build back in a more “gender neutral” and “feminine” way following the devastation inflicted by lockdowns. On top of Johnson’s mind-numbing comments, he’s also turning against the “special relationship” between …
 
In episode 203, the girls are joined by writer and podcaster Aaron Thorpe to talk about his upbringing in New York, finding a place to talk about politics within his podcasts, the dirtbag left, moving to Atlanta, and so much more! Follow him on Twitter at @thotteusstevens and check out this writing on his Substack. Also listen to his podcasts: Tril…
 
There’s a lot more to extracting than just pulling oil or handling machines, and that’s creating your own product from your garden. Tony Frischknecht’s guest today is Nick Gay, the Head of Product Management. In this episode, Nick walks us through the process of selecting plants for your garden. Make sure you know what they smell like before you ch…
 
Debbie is an Ex-Muslim convert(Hizb ut Tahrir), Born Mennonite, Currently an Atheist. Free from patriarchy, Fighting to expose oppression. Follow Debbie on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Debruh1017 Subscribe to Debbie’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrgzcoNnlSzX2mExrS2Ucgg?sub_confirmation=1 The YouTube version of this conversation can be…
 
My guest is former WCW, WWE, TNA and All Japan Pro Wrestling superstar Kwee Wee (Allan Funk). We discuss: * Training at the famous WCW Power Plant facility in the 90s. * Having Paisley/Sharmell Huffman as his valet in WCW. * Wrestling The Great Muta and Kaz Hayashi in Japan. * Nearly dying after a show in Finland. * His new podcast on the MWA Podca…
 
[03:00] Fauci Is Science (7 minutes) The world’s most famous doctor, Anthony Fuaci, said in a recent interview that people who disagree with him, or attack him, are really “attacking science.” It’s “science and the truth” that are “being attacked,” he said. In other words, Anthony Fuaci is the truth—he has the final say. This is the kind of science…
 
if you like you can also subscribe to the mailing list and you will receive 45 minutes of Jesus through the Middle Eastern Eyes Master Class. to get the schedule for the Next Free Zoom Lesson go to www.walkingtheholyland.com My name is Andre Moubarak, and I am from Jerusalem. My ancestors are Aramaic speaking Christians, indigenous to Southern Leba…
 
[04:30] Anthems and Flags (12 minutes) The New York Times came to the defense of one of its editors who recently said she was “disturbed” at the sight of an American flag. One host on the View said that flying the American flag at any time other than July 4 is a symbol of “white supremacy.” What other nations today celebrate this kind of self-hatre…
 
[05:30] America’s Audits (24 minutes) At least seven U.S. states are considering forensic audits of the 2020 presidential election, similar to what is happening now in Maricopa County, Arizona. In response to these examinations, Democrats and the propaganda media are calling for the Department of Justice to aggressively and forcefully stop the audi…
 
In the 1970s, American curator Donna Stein served as the art advisor to Empress Farah Diba Pahlavi, the Shahbanu of Iran. Together, Stein and Pahlavi generated an art market in Iran, as Stein encouraged Pahlavi’s patronage of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art. Today, the contemporary section of the Iranian National Collection―most of which cont…
 
[00:30] What Does Kamala Harris Have Against Brown People? (14 minutes) Yesterday, Kamala Harris told Guatemalans not to come to America and that, if they did, border officers would enforce immigration law. When President Donald Trump said that, we were told he was racist. [14:00] Everything Is Racist—Except for the Party of Slavery, Segregation an…
 
Working Out Desire: Women, Sport, and Self-Making in Istanbul (Syracuse UP, 2020) examines spor merakı as an object of desire shared by a broad and diverse group of Istanbulite women. Sehlikoglu follows the lat­est anthropological scholarship that defines desire beyond the moment it is felt, experienced, or even yearned for, and as something that i…
 
On this episode Saleh, Shehlaa, and Hassan invite their friend and special guest, Ali Alnajjar, once again to talk about first impressions. We've all made a judgement upon first meeting someone, whether based on their appearance or attitude - but when is it okay to go with your first impression of someone and when should you give them more of your …
 
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