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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As part of #DecolonisingLSE 2020-21, co-organised with Jadaliyya and the Arab Studies Institute

Environmental Justice in the Middle East: Activism, Resistance, and Decolonisation (Webinar)

Thursday 29 October | 18:00 - 19:30 GMT | Carly A. Krakow, LSE; Muna Dajani, LSE; Mona Harb, American University of Beirut

Register here

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The Politics of Migration in Modern Egypt: Strategies for Regime Survival in Autocracies (Webinar)

Thursday 5 November | 13:00 - 14:30 GMT | Gerasimos Tsourapas, University of Birmingham, Ibrahim Awad, American University of Cairo

Registration opens 29 October

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Political Repression in Bahrain (Webinar)

Tuesday 10 November | 13:00 - 14:30 GMT | Marc Owen Jones, Hamad Bin Khalifa University

Registration opens 3 November

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Mapping Kurdistan: Territory, Self-Determination and Nationalism (Webinar)

Monday 16 November | 13:00 - 14:30 GMT | Zeynep Kaya, LSE Middle East Centre

Registration opens 9 November

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The Origins of the Syrian Conflict: Climate Change and Human Security (Webinar)

Thursday 19 November | 13:00 - 14:30 GMT | Marwa Daoudy, Georgetown University

Registration opens 12 November