Artist Lecture, MSU Broad Art Museum, MI

Mar 20, 2019

Artist Talk, Cultural Majlis New York, NY

Jul 11, 2020

Conversation with anti-apartheid activist Albie Sachs and independent curator Reem Fadda, Dar Yusuf Nasri Jacir for Art and Research, Bethlehem, Palestine

June 26, 2020 

Lecture Performance, 2018 Bard MFA Presentations, Ottoway Theater, Milton Avery Graduate School, NY

Jul 27, 2018

Artist Lecture, Muslim Studies Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Oct 17, 2018

Lecture by Curator of the Museum of New Palestine, Indiana, USA, April 1, 2019.

This video lecture was given by Becky Gaines, curator of the Museum of New Palestine, Indiana on Apr 1, 2019. In this lecture, Palestinian Artist Qais Assali introduce his guests from New Palestine, Indiana to speak at Michigan State University (MSU). Gaines called her lecture, "Palestine With a New” where she presented on the museum’s archive, history, artifacts, press, and stories. Her lecture focuses on the lives of people still in New Palestine, IN, the culture of the town and those found/archived materials collected by people from the town and herself. The event supported by MSU's Muslim Studies Program and the Students United for Palestinian Rights.

Will the Real Moslems Please Bow Down? Identity Problems in Depression-Era Detroit, A Special Presentation by Professor Sally Howell, Director of the Center for Arab American Studies, University of Michigan-Dearborn. April 8, 2019

This event supported by MSU Muslim Studies Program and Department of Art, Art History, and Design. Event is part of program Doubling Displacement and solo exhibition Costume Party at the Moslem Temple, at the MSU Union Art Gallery between March 15 and May 11, 2019. 

“Table-reading,” A Participatory Performance by Amanda Assaley and Qais Assali as they explore language and mistranslation as it pertains to their work Ahl Al Medinah, Shurafa’ Al Ayn at the Chicago Cultural Center/6018North, May 8, 2020


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