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Ira Katznelson, a political scientist and historian noted for his research on the liberal state, inequality, social knowledge, and institutions, will give a series of three lectures this month on “Exigencies: From Impermanent Emergencies to Enduring Exceptions” for the Henry L. Stimson Lectures...

The following article written by Jose Davila IV appeared in the Feb. 20 Yale Daily News:

On Tuesday night, the smells of ful mudammas, znoud el sett, mantu and sambosa...

Visitors to the Yale and the World website can quickly get a sense of the scope of Yale’s international involvement and the variety of projects, initiatives, and experiences undertaken by students, faculty, and alumni by clicking on the...

British House of Commons debating next steps in Brexit process, Feb. 14, 2019.

Last Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered another Brexit defeat in the House of Commons when it rejected, by a vote of 258 in favor and 303 against, a motion that the House welcomed her statement two days earlier. The statement had reported on the government’s ongoing work to...

On the 40th anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Revolution, the Program in Iranian Studies at the MacMillan Center hosted a panel on Feb. 7 to discuss the legacy of the Revolution. Speakers included Mohsen Kadivar, Mujtahed and Research Professor in Religious Studies at Duke University; Asef Bayat,...