French Muslims in Perspective: nationalism, post-colonialism and marginalisation under the Republic

Hosted by the European Institute

Auditorium, Basement, Centre Building


Dr Fiona Adamson

Dr Fiona Adamson

Dr Joseph Downing

Dr Joseph Downing


Dr. Angelo Martelli

Joseph Downing will present his latest book on Muslims in France in a comparative social, political and media perspective.

Fiona Adamson is Reader in International Relations at SOAS.

Joseph Downing (@JosephDowning1) is Fellow in Nationalism in the European Institute, LSE and author of French Muslims in Perspective: Nationalism, Post-Colonialism and Marginalisation under the Republic.

To pre-order a copy of the book, which can be collected from independent bookshop Pages of Hackney at the event, please go to French Muslims in Perspective.

Dr. Angelo Martelli is an Assistant Professor in European and International Political Economy in the European Institute at LSE.

The LSE European Institute (@LSEEI) is a centre for research and graduate teaching on the processes of integration and fragmentation within Europe. In the most recent national Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) the Institute was ranked first for research in its sector.

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