Forthcoming Events

Lectures, Seminars & Book Launches

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

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Gramsci in the Middle East and North Africa, 9-10 May 2022

The conference is organized by the LSE Middle East Centre in cooperation with the Middle East and North Africa Research Group (MENARG) and the Politics of the Margins Research Project at the University of Ghent.

More information and call for papers

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(Re)thinking Streets in Low Urban Densities

This roundtable, organised by the LSE Middle East Centre, will explore Abu Dhabi’s urban development and the role of road infrastructure in forging socio-spatial conditions.

More information and call for abstracts