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London School of Economics and Political Science
Tower 1, 10th Floor, Room 10.01
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE 


Sandra Sfeir
+44 (0)20 7955 6198
s.sfeir@lse.ac.uk


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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 to arrive early. This list of events includes all Middle East Centre events and selected other Middle East events at LSE.

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Lessons for Democratisation Theory from the Arab World: Insights from a Paired Comparison of Egypt and Tunisia|

Thursday 9 October 2014, 13.00-14.30, Room 9.04, Tower 2, Clement's Inn
Speaker: Dr Eva Bellin, Brandeis University
Chair: Professor Toby Dodge, LSE

 
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Nixon, Kissinger, and the Shah: The United States and Iran in the Cold War|

Thursday 16 October 2014, 18.30-20.00, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Roham Alvandi, LSE
Chair: Professor Toby Dodge, LSE

 
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The Political Economy of the Energy, Finance and Security in the UAE: Between the Majilis and the Market|

Monday 20 October 2014, 18.30-20.00, Venue TBC
Speaker: Dr Karen Young, LSE
Chair: Dr Adam Hanieh, SOAS

 
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Mizrahi Mothers, Wrapped in the Flag: Ultra-Nationalism, Apartheid, and the Divinity of Bureaucracy in Israel|

Monday 27 October 2014, 18.30-20.00, Room 2.02, Clement House
Speaker: Professor Smadar Lavie, University of California
Chair: Dr Sumi Madhok, LSE

 
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High-Risk Activism and Popular Struggle Against the Israeli Occupation of the West Bank|

Tuesday 4 November 2014, 18.30-20.00, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Professor Joel Beinin, Stanford University
Chair: Dr John Chalcraft, LSE

 
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Social Movement Theory Approaches to Israel/Palestine|

Wednesday 5 November 2014, 16.30-18.30, Room 9.05, Tower 2, Clement's Inn
Speaker: Professor Joel Beinin, Stanford University
Chair: Dr John Chalcraft, LSE

This is a registration only event. Please register using the Online Booking System.|

 
 

Women's Political Participation after the Arab Uprisings

Thursday 6 November 2014, 16.30-18.00, Venue TBC
Speaker: Dr Aitemad Muhanna-Matar, LSE
Chair: Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed, LSE

 
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The Kurdish National Liberation Movement in Iraq: From Insurgency to Statehood|

Monday 10 November 2014, 18.30-20.00, Venue TBC
Speaker: Dr Yaniv Voller, University of Edinburgh
Chair: Dr Katerina Dalacoura, LSE

 
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1960s Algeria: Women, Public Space and Moral Panic|

Wednesday 12 November 2014, 18.30-20.00, Alumni Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Natalya Vince, University of Portsmouth
Chair: Dr John King, Society for Algerian Studies

 
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Transboundary Climate Security: Climate Vulnerability and Rural Livelihoods in the Jordan River Basin|

Monday 17 November 2014, 17.30-19.00, Venue TBC
Speakers: Dr Michael Mason, LSE; Muna Dajani, LSE
Chair:  Professor Tony Allan, SOAS

 
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Anglo-Iranian relations revisited: the curious case of the proposed Nuclear Company of Britain and Iran|

Wednesday 19 November 2014, 18.30-20.00, Room G.01, Tower 1, Clement's Inn
Speaker: Professor Ali Ansari, St Andrews University
Chair: Professor Toby Dodge, LSE

 
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The Uprising of the Marginalised: A Socio-Economic Perspective into the Collapse of the Ba’ath Rule in Syria|

Monday 24 November 2014, 18.30-20.00, Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker:
Dr Shamel Azmeh, LSE

 
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Ben Bella's Algeria: Third Worldism beyond Continents and Colours|

Tuesday 9 December 2014, 18.30-20.00, Venue TBC
Speaker: Dr Jeffrey Byrne, University of British Columbia
Chair: Dr John King, Society for Algerian Studies

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

Monday 2 March 2015, 18.30-20.00, Venue TBC
Speaker: Dr Carly Beckerman-Boys, LSE
Chair: Dr Federica Bicchi, LSE

 

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