Week beginning Monday 21 September 2020
- Verification in the Age of Google Earth: Webinar 4
Joseph Byrne (RUSI), Joseph Dube (IANSA), Feja Lesniewska (SOAS), and Olamide Samuel (SOAS/SCRAP Weapons). Chaired by Henrietta Wilson (SOAS/SCRAP Weapons)
- The Punjabi folk or wonder tale
Neelam Hussain (SSAI, SOAS)
- An Army Like No Other: How the Israel Defence Forces Made a Nation
Professor Haim Bresheeth (SOAS) in conversation with Gilbert Achcar (SOAS)
Bresheeth-Zabner charts the evolution of the IDF from the Nakba to wars in Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq and the continued assaults upon Gaza, and shows that the state of Israel has been formed out of its wars.