SOAS University of London

London Middle East Institute

Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East

Tuesdays, 5.45pm (unless stated otherwise), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), SOAS

All lectures in this series are free and open to all

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Forthcoming Events

What Happened to the "Arab Spring"?

Gilbert Achcar, SOAS

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

4 October 2016, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities

Anaheed Al-Hardan (American University of Beirut), Nur Masalha (Journal of Holy Land and Palestine Studies)

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

18 October 2016, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

The Emergence of the Gulf States

John Peterson, Michael Crawford, Hala Fattah, Steffen Hertog

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

25 October 2016, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Kuwait Transformed: A History of Oil and Urban Life

Farah Al-Nakib, American University of Kuwait

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

1 November 2016, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Poetry and Politics in the Modern Arab World

Atef Alshaer (University of Westminster), Caroline Rooney (University of Kent)

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

15 November 2016, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House), Wolfson Lecture Theatre, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM