SOAS University of London

London Middle East Institute

2016

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October–November 2016
Middle East in London Cover October-November 2016
SOAS Centenary Special Issue

The Study of the Middle East ♦ The Middle East & SOAS ♦ The Past in the Present

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June–July 2016
Middle East in London Cover June-July 2016

Migrant and Refugee Crisis

♦ A challenge for Europe ♦ Don't close the doors! ♦ Through the looking glass of a troubling rapprochement ♦ Migration control is not a security policy ♦ Kicking away the migration ladder? ♦ Endurance and hope in the 'hot spot' ♦ Between the devil and the deep, blue sea ♦ Migration museums ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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April– May 2016
April - May 2016

Iran's Environmental Challenges

MENA, climate change and COP21 ♦ Environmental sustainability in Iran ♦ Complexities in addressing water security in Iran ♦ Tehran and its mountains ♦ Air pollution and public health in Tehran ♦ Learning to value greenish spaces ♦ Tourism and the environment ♦ Environmental policymaking in Turkey ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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February–March 2016
February-March 2016
Persian Music

Sounding the city ♦ Still singing ♦ A discursive study of music in Iran during the 1960s ♦ Shaping the Persian repertoire ♦ The introduction of piano practice in Iran ♦ Music, Islam and Persian Sufism ♦ Music on the move in the Middle East ♦ Swaying to Persian and Middle Eastern tunes in London ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

 

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December 2015–January 2016

December 2015 - January 2016

Cultural Connections

My cultural connections ♦ The Persian concert party ♦ Imperfect Chronology at the Whitechapel Gallery ♦ A global palate ♦ Noble brutes, shocking scandals ♦ Muslims, trust and cultural dialogue ♦ Photo competition results ♦ PLUS Exhibitions, reviews and events in London

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