Author Archives: Grecia Álvarez

Mediterranean Crossroads: The 2016 AIMS Conference

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The 2016 AIMS Conference, titled “Mediterranean Crossroads: Spanish-Maghribi Relations in Past and Present” kicked off on Saturday May 14th at the Grand Hotel Villa de France, with three panels that cast a new light on the history and people of … Continue reading

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Columbia’s Hisham Aidi Returns to Tangier

Our thanks to Columbia University professor and author Hisham Aidi for returning to his home town to participate in this month’s Salon International de Tanger des Livres et des Arts. In his round table on “The Artistic Power of Tangier,” … Continue reading

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Ending Our 40th On A High Note

On Saturday April 9th, just as our 40th anniversary festivities were coming to a close, we had the opportunity to meet over 40 returned Moroccan alumni of US exchange programs. These professionals are at all stages of their careers, some … Continue reading

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A new look at the old Villa Perdicaris for #MuseumWeek #ZoomMW

Today’s Museum Week challenge asks us to zoom in on a particular item in our collection. Over the past few weeks we have had several visitors with a keen interest in seeing Villa Perdicaris in its old splendor. There was … Continue reading

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TALIM at 40: An Anniversary Celebration

Please join us for a conference to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Tangier American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies.  Learn more about the history of the Tangier American Legation — the only U.S. National Historic Landmark located outside of … Continue reading

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