World congress for middle easter studies, Barcelona 2010 Institut Europeu de la Mediterrània

World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies

Barcelona, July 19th-24th 2010

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Palau de la musica

Two winners for the WOCMES Award 2010

The WOCMES International Advisory Council has chosen to highlight the prestigious trajectory of two renowned experts. Prof. Roger Owen, A.J. Meyer Professor of Middle East History at the University of Harvard and Prof. Josef Van Ess, Emiritus Professor of Islamic Studies and Semitic Languages at the University of Tübingen, Germany will receive the “WOCMES Award for Outstanding Contributions to Middle Eastern Studies 2010”. The award ceremony will take place in the Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona, the most emblematic modernist edifice of the city.[+]

Record participation to WOCMES Barcelona 2010

More than 2000 participants from more than 60 countries have already announced their contribution in WOCMES Barcelona 2010. All accepted proposals are published on the congress online scientific program.

Join a preliminary panel

Many preliminary panels used as call for papers are still open. Individual papers presenters are invited to check those proposals and contact directly the organizer to join one of those panels.
Remember preliminary panel organizers are requested to submit the completed proposal before March 1st, 2010.

February 2010

Register now!

Registration pen

Full payment of the registration fee must be made to take part in the Congress.[+]

Last opportunity to submit a proposal

NW7-fotos pequen opportunity

The deadline for proposal submission is March 1st[+].

Roommate Locator


Participants who wish to find a roommate to stay in a villa University apartment during the week of the congress are invited to post an announcement on the WOCMES website.

WOCMES Book Exhibition: make sure to be there!


Editors, publishers and institutions are invited to book their stand now to assure their representation in the WOCMES Barcelona 2010 Book exhibition[+].

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