The Eleventh Tom Hurndall Memorial Lecture will be given by Adam Hanieh
Title of Talk ‘Palestine in the Shadow of Regional Turmoil’
Adam Hanieh is a Senior Lecturer in Development Studies at SOAS, University of London. Prior to joining SOAS, he taught at Zayed University, United Arab Emirates. From 1997-2003, he worked in the NGO and public sectors in Ramallah, Palestine, where he completed an MA in Regional Studies at Al Quds University. He holds a PhD in Political Science from York University, Canada (2009). His research interests include political economy of the Middle East; labour migration; class and state formation in the Gulf Cooperation Council; Palestine.
“The Arab Spring uprisings have been described as a simple expression of mass protest against authoritarian regimes. Adam Hanieh claims that this is more than a cry for democracy. He shows how an analysis of capitalist development in the Middle East is key”
1st Mar 2016 6:00 pm
Room C0.14, John Dalton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6BH