The Eleventh Tom Hurndall Memorial Lecture ‘Palestine in the Shadow of Regional Turmoil’

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.

Lineage of RevoltHis most recent book is Lineages of Revolt: Issues of Contemporary Capitalism in the Middle East (Haymarket Books, 2013). 

“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”

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1st Mar 2016 6:00 pm

Room C0.14, John Dalton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6BH