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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LSE Student Welcome Reception 

Thursday 31 October | 17:30 - 19:00 | 

Registration opens Thursday 17 October, 2019.

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LSE Staff Welcome Reception

Thursday 7 November | 17:00 - 19:00 | 

Registration opens Thursday 24 October, 2019.

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Truths and Lies in the Middle East: Memoirs of a Veteran Journalist, 1952-2012 (Book Launch)

Monday 11 November | 18:00 - 19:30 | Alain Gresh, Publication Director, Orient XXI 

Registration opens Monday 28 October, 2019.

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Religious Politics in Turkey: From the birth of the Republic to the AKP (Book Launch)

Thursday 14 November | 16:00 - 17:30 | Ceren Lord, British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellow, St Antony's College, University of Oxford

Registration opens Thursday 31 October, 2019.