On February 22, 2019 Georgetown University’s Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center For Muslim Christian Understanding hosted Dr. Foley’s book launch: “Changing Saudi Arabia: Art, [...]
On February 21, 2019, the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington, DC hosted Dr. Foley’s talk on southern Saudi Arabia, the country’s artistic movement, and social change in the [...]
Georgetown University magazine publishes Dr. Foley’s article on Saudi art and his new book on the country’s creative class.
Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service Center for Contemporary Arab Studies publishes Dr. Foley’s article, “Saudi Arabia’s Artists of Change” in its fall [...]
Dr. Foley presented “Arabia’s Ambivalent Auteur: Meshal al-Jasr Cinematic Vision for a new Saudi Arabia” to the Film and Visual Media in the Gulf Conference, NYU Abu Dhabi in [...]
Dr. Foley delivered a paper on smoking, Islam, and society in Saudi Arabia to the Oxford Symposium on religious studies at Oxford University in August 2018.
“To Go With the Grain: The Rise of Saudi Arabia’s Modern Artistic Movement.” Paper presented to the Annual Meeting of the Japan Association for Middle East Studies, Sophia University, Tokyo, [...]
Dr. Foley spoke with the podcast “The Road to Now” on April 27, 2018 about the U.S./European airstrikes in Syria, the country’s civil war, and the growing tensions between Iran [...]
“The Necessary Evil’: The Toleration of Tobacco in Contemporary Oman.” Paper presented to the annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), Washington, DC, [...]