Magnus Bernhardsson

Brown Professor of History and Faculty Affiliate in Arabic Studies, Leadership Studies and Religion

413-597-2223
Stetson Hall Rm 607

Education

B.A. University of Iceland (1990)
M.A. Yale University, Religion (1992)
Ph.D. Yale University, History (1999)

Courses

Note: courses in gray are not offered this academic year.

HIST 110 T / WGSS 110 / ARAB 215

The Veil: History and Interpretations

LEAD 150 / ARAB 111 / HIST 111(F)

Movers and Shakers in the Middle East

HIST 305 / ARAB 305

Nationalism and Nation Building in the Middle East

HIST 310 / ARAB 310

Iraq and Iran in the Twentieth Century

HIST 311 / ARAB 311

The United States and the Middle East

INST 409 / ARAB 409 / HIST 409

Crescent, Cross, and Star. Religion and Politics in the Middle East

JWST 410 / REL 405 / ARAB 410 / HIST 410

Kings, Heroes, Gods, & Monsters: Historical Texts and Modern Identities in the Middle East

HIST 411 / REL 321 / ARAB 411(F)

Happy Holidays! A Comparative History of Commemorations and Festivals

JWST 480 T / ARAB 480 / HIST 480

Interpretations of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Current Committees

  • Global Studies
  • Leadership Studies Program