Announcing the 2023 AIYS U.S. Scholars Fellows
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AIYS NEWS BLOG
Congratulations to our 2023 U.S. Scholars Fellowship recipients, Adam Bailey of the University of Chicago, Lily Filson, an independent...
Flagg Miller in Dearborn, Michigan
Hamtramck Mayor Amer Ghaleb, Flagg Miller, Abdulhakem Alsadah Flagg Miller, President of AIYS, visited the Yemeni community in Dearborn...
Flagg Miller's Ethnography in Arabic
AIYS President Flagg Miller published his ethnography, The Moral Resonance of Arab Media: Audiocassette Poetry and Culture in Yemen, in...
Yemen Update Online 2023
Yemen Update Online 2023 is now available and will be updated throughout the year with new articles. If you would like to submit an...
Members Only Webinar: "Teaching Yemen, In American Universities and Under Blockade"
Wednesday, April 26th, 2023 11:00AM - 12:00PM EDT The American Institute for Yemeni Studies is hosting the first Members Only Webinar on...
New Book on Sufism
Congratulations to AIYS Board Member Alexander Knysh for co-editing this important new handbook on Sufi Studies, available from Brill.
Translation of Book by Christian Robin
Congratulations to Honorary AIYS Member Christian Robin for publication of 1400 sāl-e pādišāhī dar ʿarabestān-e piš az eslām [1400 Years...
Qadi Yahya al-Ansi on Yemeni Astronomy
Qāḍī Yaḥyā al-‘Ansī (right) being interviewed The Yemeni astronomer and expert on traditional Yemeni agriculture Qāḍī al-‘Ansī was...
AIYS collaborates to carry out a Yemeni Cultural Heritage Emergency Response Training Workshop
The American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS) and the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC), in partnership with the...
Lifetime Achievement Award for Mac Gibson
To read the biography and tributes to Mac Gibson, click here.
US Scholars Fellowship Now Open for Applications
The American Institute for Yemeni Studies is open for applications for the 2023 US Scholars Fellowship.
AIYS at MESA 2022
AIYS will sponsor a panel at MESA entitled Yemeni Poetry in Perspective. Session II-08, Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 pm. محمد محمود...
Jāzim on Ibn al-Mujāwir
Congratulations to the Yemeni historian Muḥammad ‘Abd al-Raḥim Jāzim for publication of a new edition of the travelogue of the 13th...
New Article on South Arabic in Yemen Update Online
To download a pdf of the article, go to https://www.aiys.org/update2020-2021
AIYS BOOK AWARD EXTENDED
The Abdulaziz al-Maqaleh Book Award for Yemeni Heritage is available for any Yemeni scholar living in Yemen. The deadline for submitting...
AIYS Fellow Published
Congratulations to Walid Al-Murisi, who received an AIYS Yemeni fellowship in 2020, on publication of his article in Plos One.
2022 AIYS Yemeni Fellowships Awarded
The Yemeni recipients of the 2022 AIYS fellowships met in Sanaa and gave presentations of their proposed research. Read about it here:
New Book on Yemen Conflict
Congratulations to Stacey Philbrick Yadav, AIYS treasurer, for publication of her new book with Hurst Publishers. Below is a brief...
New Book on South Arabian Antiquities
Congratulations to AIYS member Lily Filson for publication of her new book. Details here:
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