Middle East Centre Seminar Trinity Term 2018

Please find below the programme for the Trinity Term 2018 Middle East Centre Seminar at St Antony's College, organised by St Antony's Middle East Centre (MEC). All events listed will be held from 5.00pm in the Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF unless otherwise specified.

All are welcome to attend; no registration is necessary. Any queries about the events listed below should be emailed to mec@sant.ox.ac.uk.

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Friday 27 April
Film screening: Disturbing the Peace
Introduction by Eugene Rogan


Tuesday 1 May
Lecture: Arab Media in the New Age
George Hawatmeh


Thursday 3 May
Film screening: Nasser's Republic
Followed by discussion with the director Michal Goldman


Friday 11 May
Film screening: 1948
Followed by discussion with Avi Shlaim and Eugene Rogan


Friday 18 May
Film screening: Through Ottoman Eyes
Followed by discussion with the director Umran Safter


Thursday 31 May (5pm, Lecture Room 1, Oriental Institute)
Islamic Umma and Nationalism in a Postmodern World
Katrin A. Jomaa (University of Rhode Island)


Thursday 7 June
Annual George Antonius Memorial Lecture
Moncef Marzouki (former President of Tunisia)