AIYS at MESA 2014

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AIYS panel on tribalism; left to right, Dr. Najwa Adra, Nadwa al-Dawsari, Dr. Abdul Karim al-Aug, Dr. Muhammad Al-Duais, Dr. Charles Schmitz, Dr. Muhammad Sharafuddin

AIYS was well represented at MESA 2014 in Washington.  The two sponsored panels were well attended, as was the business meeting.  Thanks go to CAORC for their continuing support of AIYS and also to Dr. Salwa Dammaj, our Resident Director in Sanaa.

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Dr. Muhammad Al-Duais presenting  his talk

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Dr. Muhammad Sharafuddin, Dr. Najwa Adra, Nadwa al-Dawsari, Dr. Abdul Karim al-Aug

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Dr. MacGuire Gibson and Dr. Ingrid Hehmeyer

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President Dan Varisco with Marjorie Ransom, whose Yemeni jewelry book sold out in the first printing