How to contact us

Middle East Centre
Tower 1, 10th Floor
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE 

General Enquiries and Events
Sandra Sfeir|
+44 (0)20 7955 6198

Projects and Scholarships Enquiries 
Chelsea Milsom|
+44 (0)20 7955 7038

Media and Communications Enquiries
Ribale Sleiman Haidar
+44(0)20 7955 6250


Forthcoming Events

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. Our events are very well attended, please make sure you arrive early. This list of events includes all Middle East Centre events and other selected Middle East events at LSE.


The Unexpected State: British Politics and the Creation of Israel|

Monday 2 March, 18.30-20.00, Room 2.04, NAB, LSE
Speaker: Dr Carly Beckerman-Boys, Durham University
Chair: Dr Federica Bicchi, LSE


Algeria: a state and its discontents|

Tuesday 10 March, 18.30-20.00, Room 9.04, TW2, Clement's Inn
Speaker: Professor Lahouari Addi, Sciences Po Lyon
Chair: John King, Society for Algerian Studies


Empire, Revolt, and State Formation in the Middle East and North Africa in the 1920s|

Tuesday 17 March, 16:00-17:30, Room B.07, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields
Speaker: Dr Jonathan Wyrtzen, Yale University
Chair: Professor Toby Dodge, LSE

Refreshments will be provided. This is a registration only event. Please register using our online booking system|.


LSE Kuwait Programme Annual Lecture
The Origins of Kuwait's National Assembly in Comparative Perspective|

Wednesday 18 March, 18.30 - 20.00, Wolfson Theatre, NAB, LSE
Dr Michael Herb, Georgia State University
Chair: Professor Toby Dodge, LSE

The talk will be followed by a drinks reception. 


Democracy in Turkey: institutions, society and foreign relations|

Thursday 19 March, 18.00-19.30, Wolfson Theatre, NAB, LSE
Speakers: Dr Deniz Kandiyoti, SOAS; Dr. Ali Çarkoğlu, Koç Üniversitesi; Dr. Talip Küçükcan, Marmara Üniversitesi
Chair: Dr Esra Ozyurek, LSE


International Statebuilding and Gender in the Middle East Conference|

Monday 30 March, 09.15-18.30, New Academic Building, LSE
This event is free and open to all however registration is necessary.|


LSE Middle East Alumni Forum 2015, Dubai|

Monday 11 May, 11.00 - 18.30, Ritz-Carlton, DIFC, Dubai, UAE
Confirmed Speakers: Arif Naqvi,  Professor Craig Calhoun, Professor Jeffrey Chwieroth, Professor Toby Dodge, Dr Steffen Hertog

This event is free and open to all however registration is necessary.| 


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