East by Mid-East
It is almost universally recognized that the Middle East and Asia constitute two of the most important regions today when thinking about international relations, energy and sustainable development, economics, religion, culture, and the so called clash or dialogue of civilizations. Both the Middle Ea... Read more
Brannon Wheeler is Director of the Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies at the US Naval Academy. Anchi Hoh is Assistant to the Chief of the Asian Division of the Library of Congress and Chief Executive Director for the Asian Division Friends Society. She is currently a Fellow of the Library of Congress Leadership Development Program. Dr. Hoh is Editor in Chief for the Journal of Middle East and Islamic Studies in Asia (JMEISA) and Co-Chair of the Biannual International Forum on Asia-Middle Studies. She holds a PhD and an MA in Middle Eastern Studies. Her most recent publication is the translation of a collection of short stories from Arabic to English, Departure of the Sea by Dr. Haifa Al Sanousi, which offers insights into the Kuwaiti society and an Arab view on terrorism.
|Cultural and Historical Connections
|Transnational Allegiances and Local Culture in Asia
|Strategic Relations between Asia and the Middle East