Film, Video The Arbeelys: The Double Life of the First Syrian Immigrant Family

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Title
The Arbeelys: The Double Life of the First Syrian Immigrant Family
Summary
Linda K. Jacobs discusses the story of the first Syrian immigrant family to the United States.
Event Date
June 07, 2016
Notes
-  Linda Jacobs has a Ph.D. in Near Eastern archaeology and anthropology from the University of Oregon. Her dissertation was on the second millennium settlement patterns of Iran. She has spent much of her professional life working in economic development projects in the Middle East and North Africa region. Jacobs has worked with the Near East Foundation for ten years and continues to serve on its board, as well as serving on the board of the American University of Beirut for three years and the board of the Polytechnic, now the Tandon School at New York University.
Related Resources
African & Middle Eastern Division: http://www.loc.gov/rr/amed/
Running Time
53 minutes, 20 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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