Announcements

Glodem Seminar- Joel Beinin

Author: CASE
Time: 17:00
Location: CAS Z-48

KOC UNIVERSITY

FACULTY OF ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES AND ECONOMICS

GLODEM SEMINAR

THURSDAY MARCH 20,2014

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Speaker  : Joel Beinin – Stanford University

Title        : “High-Risk Activism and Popular Struggle against the Israeli Occupation in the West Bank."

Time       : 17:00 – 18:30

Place      : CAS Z-48

Bio: Joel Beinin is the Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History and Professor of Middle East History. He received his A.B. from Princeton University in 1970, his M.A. from Harvard University in 1974, and his A.M.L.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1978 and 1982. He also studied at the American University of Cairo and and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He lived in Egypt in 1969, 1980-81, 1985, 1986, 1994, 2004-05, and 2006-08 and in Israel in 1965-66, 1970-73, 1987, 1988, 1993, and 1993. He has taught Middle East history at Stanford University since 1983. From 2006 to 2008 he served as Director of Middle East Studies and Professor of History at the American University in Cairo. His research and writing focuses on workers, peasants, and minorities in the modern Middle East and on Israel, Palestine, and the Arab-Israeli conflict.