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The Sahara: A Cultural History


This lecture is a joint event between the Middle East Centre and theSociety of Algerian Studies.

Speaker: Eamonn Gearon, author and journalist

Chair: Zineb Lalaouine-Meddah, Society for Algerian Studies

Wednesday 6 July 2011

18:30 - 20:00

Alumni Theatre, LG.09, New Academic Building, LSE

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Arabist, analyst and historian Eamonn Gearon will give an informative and entertaining account of the history of the Sahara, the desert where he has lived and travelled extensively over the past 20 years. Gearon's book The Sahara: A Cultural History| was published this June by Signal Books.

This lecture is open to all and registration is not required.

Admission is on a first come first served basis.