The Struggle for the Arab World

Hosted by the Department of International Relations

Old Theatre, Old Building


Professor Fawaz Gerges

Professor Fawaz Gerges


Professor John Sidel

Fawaz Gerges tells us how the clash between pan-Arab nationalism and pan-Islamism has shaped the history of the region from the 1920s to the present.

Fawaz Gerges (@FawazGerges) is Professor of International Relations at LSE and author of Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East.

John Sidel is the Sir Patrick Gillam Professor of International and Comparative Politics at LSE.

The Department of International Relations ( @LSEIRDept) is now in it's 90th year, making it one of the oldest and largest in the world. 

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