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Call for Papers: Theater Forms in Motion

Zones of Contact and Friction: An International Symposium paying in homage to Christel Weiler & Mohamed Bahjaji TANGIER/TETOUAN, 24-28 November 2017 The conference will be part of the 13th annual international festival “Performing Tangier.” Download the full call for papers as a … Continue reading

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Legation Christmas Market, 2016

We’d like to thank all of those involved in making our annual Christmas Market such a success.   Of  the many visitors we welcomed on December 10, we were perhaps most pleased that several dozens of  children from our Ben Idder neighborhood … Continue reading

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Marché de Noël (Christmas Market) returns to the Legation

The Marché de Noël returns to the Legation on December 10. Click here to view the event on Facebook. Click here to see photos from last year’s event.

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TALIM at the MESA Annual Meeting

If you are attending the 50th annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA) in Boston MA this week, be sure to stop by and see us in the booth that the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) … Continue reading

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Photographs: Tangier Then and Now

An exhibition in Rotch Library at MIT in Cambridge MA, features prints made from the glass negatives collection of the Tangier American Legation Institute for Moroccan Studies (TALIM) in Morocco. The photographs, which have never been exhibited in the United … Continue reading

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Live Room Halloween at the Legation

We were pleased to host Mok’s Live Room Halloween at the Legation on October 29, and to welcome nearly 300 guests of all ages, along with performers from Tangier and Tetouan for this special (and spooky!) evening. Thanks to the … Continue reading

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Dance: Hassan Bouchountouf at the Legation

We were pleased to welcome Hassan Bouchountouf to the Legation on September 6, where his performance opened the 3-day Haraka Dance Festival. Thanks to the brilliant Othman Sellami and his team for conceptualizing and organizing Tangier’s first contemporary dance festival … Continue reading

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Les Belles Vacances de Mon Enfance

TALIM was happy this summer to host day camps at the Legation for children from the Ben Idder neighborhood of the Tangier Old Medina. The coordinator for the camps was Ayoub Lahlouh of the theater company Dakirat El Mostakbel. Here … Continue reading

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July 16-17, 2016 We were thrilled to co-host the second edition of the Youmein Creative Media Festival this past weekend, from July 16-17. The Youmein Festival brought together artists and creative thinkers from across Morocco, France, the United States, Belgium, … 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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