Briefs

CIRS Briefs are edited transcripts of lectures hosted by CIRS or concise academic articles. They are designed to make contact with a wider readership and extend CIRS activities towards interested members of the public. 

Print CIRS Briefs are registered under ISSN 2072-750X.
Online CIRS Briefs are registered under ISSN 2072-7518.

CIRS Briefs

The Masjid, Yesterday and Today

Zakaryya Abdel-Hady, "The Masjid, Yesterday and Today," CIRS Brief no. 5, 2010.

New Directions in Islamic Thought

Hassan Hanafi, "New Directions in Islamic Thought," CIRS Brief no. 4, 2010.

Reflecting on the Life and Work of Mahmoud Darwish

Munir Ghannam and Amira El-Zein, "Reflecting on the Life and Work of Mahmoud Darwish," CIRS Brief no. 3, October 22, 2008.

American Public Diplomacy After the Bush Presidency

Cynthia Schneider, "American Public Diplomacy After the Bush Presidency," CIRS Brief no. 2, October 19, 2008.

America, the Middle East, and the Gulf: An Arab View of Challenges Facing the Next U.S. Administration

Rami Khouri, "America, the Middle East, and the Gulf: An Arab View of Challenges Facing the Next U.S. Administration," CIRS Brief no. 1, August 24, 2008.