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Syrian Studies Association Bulletin

The SSA publishes a bulletin with articles, association news, research notes, and book reviews related to Syria and Syrian Studies twice a year. The latest issue (19.2, Fall 2014) contains a feature article on Shi'i piety as well as field notes from the region. It also includes news of the Syrian Studies Association and book and film reviews.

The Table of Contents for the latest issue is included below. The full contents of this newsletter can be found at the SSA newsletter's dedicated website. Back issues are posted in the SSA newsletter archives.

Vol 20, No 1 (2015)

Spring 2015 Issue

The bulletin is a biannual publication of the Syrian Studies Association. This issue includes feature articles, news of the Syrian Studies Association, and book reviews.

Table of Contents

Letter from the President

Letter from President PDF HTML

Feature Articles

Civil War and Cultural Heritage in Syria, 2011-2015 PDF HTML
Silvia Perini, Mattia Guidetti

Syrian Studies Association News

Syrian Studies Association Annual Meeting PDF HTML
Stacy D Fahrenthold
Secretary-Treasurer Bio PDF HTML
Geoffrey David Schad
Member at Large Bio PDF HTML
Melanie Schulze Tanielian

Book Reviews

Adel Beshara, Outright Assassination PDF HTML
Maya El-Darzi
Raymond Hinnebusch and Tina Zintl, Syria from Reform to Revolt, Vol. 1 PDF HTML
Glenn E Robinson
Dana Sajdi, The Barber of Damascus (review) PDF HTML
Malissa Taylor
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