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Panel discussion: The Future of Lebanon

07/12/2020 @ 20:00 - 21:30

As Lebanon finds itself in the midst of severe economic and financial crises, political turmoil and struggling to rebuild its capital after the disastrous blast of last August in the city, what does the future hold for Lebanon and what challenges will it have to tackle?
In this Panel Discussion, we will delve into these questions from political, economic and historical perspectives. Scholars from Leiden and Stanford University will join us, specialized or specializing in the fields of history, politics and the political economy of the region.
OUR SPEAKERS
Dr. Tsolin Nalbantian, University Lecturer at Leiden University, specialized in the History of the Modern Middle East
Dr. Christian Henderson, Assistant Professor Middle East Studies at Leiden Institute for Area Studies (LIAS), Leiden University. Specialized in Political Economy of the Middle East
Jessica Elias, PhD student and tutor in the departments of Humanities and Area Studies, Leiden University
Farah Bazzi, PhD student specializing in Early Modern History, Stanford University. Worked on Lebanese Political History for many years
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Link to the Kaltura Live room: https://smart.newrow.com/#/room/gfw-190

Details

Date:
07/12/2020
Time:
20:00 - 21:30
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Website:
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Organizer

Middle-East – Area Committee
Email:
mec@basisthehague.nl!
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