SOAS University of London

London Middle East Institute

The Hizbullah Phenomenon: Politics and Communication

Atef Alshaer, University of Westminster; Lina Khatib, Carnegie Middle East Center, Beirut; and Dina Matar, Centre for Media Studies, SOAS

Date: 11 November 2014Time: 5:45 PM

Finishes: 11 November 2014Time: 7:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Panel Discussion

Panel discussion with the authors of The Hizbullah Phenomenon: Politics and Communication (2014, C Hurst & Co Publishers and Oxford University Press) which addresses how Hizbullah uses image, language and its charismatic leader, Hassan Nasrallah, to legitimise its political aims and ideology and appeal to different target groups.

Organiser: London Middle East Institute

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