Spring 2017 Lectures & Events

February 27
Portraits of Oil Urbanism 
El Hadi Jazairy
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow

Research Scientist
, Center for Advanced Urbanism, MIT
Bio & Abstract

March 20 
Toward a Methodology of Decolonizing Photography
Stephen Sheehi
Professor of Arabic Studies
William & Mary

Bio & Abstract

April 3
Graveyard of the Clerics:
Islamic Activism in Saudi Suburbia

Pascale Ménoret
Professor in Modern Middle East Studies, Brandeis
Bio & Abstract

April 24
No Direction Home: The Life and Legacy of Frantz Fanon
Adam Shatz
New York Based Author
Contributing Editor 
to the London Review of Books
Bio & Abstract

May 1 
The Mosque and the Arcade: Academy and Nationhood in the Cold War Middle East
Burak Erdim 
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow
North Carolina State University
Bio & Abstract

Mondays at 6:00 pm in MIT Room 3-133.
Free and open to the public.

Stan Anderson and HTC

Friday May 5,  6 pm -  9 pm
Saturday May 6,  9 am - 6 pm
In the Long Lounge (MIT room 7-429)
Further details to be announced.