Forthcoming Events

Lectures, Seminars & Book Launches

LSE hosts a wide and varied range of Middle East events, including public lectures, seminars, book launches and conferences. Events are open to the public and are free of charge, unless specified otherwise. This list of events includes all Middle East Centre events and other selected Middle East events at LSE.

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The Kurds of Northern Syria: Governance, Diversity and Conflicts (Book Launch)

Thursday 5 September | 16:00 –17:30 | Wladimir van Wilgenburg, Journalist and Independent Researcher

Register here 

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"I am the Revolution": Film Screening

Thursday 3 October | 17:00 –19:00 | Benedetta Argentieri, Independent Journalist and Director; Quhramaana Kakar, LSE Centre for Women, Peace and Security; Elif Sarican, Student and Kurdish Activist.

Registration opens on Thursday 19th September, 2019.