Schedule Spring 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm
Location: 0A13

Kambiz Ghaneabassiri, Reed College, “Muslims in America: Lessons in the Globalization of Islam in the Modern Era."
Moderator: Karine Walther, GU-Q

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Seminar: 6:00 pm
Location: EPS

Nathan Citino, Rice University, “Envisioning the Arab Future: Modernization in US-Arab Relations, 1945-1967."
Moderator: Karine Walther, GU-Q

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm
Location: 0A13

Ana Cascao, Independent Researcher, “Rule of Experts in the Nile Basin – Can they change the hydropolitical trajectory?”

Moderator: Harry Verhoeven, GU-Q

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm

Sami Hermez, Northwestern University in Qatar, “War is Coming: Between Past and Future Violence in Lebanon”
Moderator: Firat Oruc, GU-Q

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm

Michael Provence, University of California San Diego, “The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East”
Moderator: Abdul Rahman Chamseddine, GU-Q

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm

Janet Martin, Bowdoin College, " The Gendered Executive:  The American Presidency, Human Rights, and Women."
Moderator: Clyde Wilcox, GU-Q

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Seminar: 12:45 pm

Sophie Richter-Devroe, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, “The Palestinian Bedouin in Israel: Negotiating Loyalty and Critique in the Settler-Colonial State”
Moderator: Firat Oruc, GU-Q

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Seminar: 4:30 pm
Location: 1D63

Kieran Oberman, Edinburgh University, “Border Rescue”
Moderator: Karl Widerquist, GU-Q