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Opening Lecuture : International Relations in a Changing World, Gerges Fawaz (LSE)

CERIS Open Days from October 18 th to November 16 th, 2019 - Open Days program

Fawaz A. Gerges is Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics and political Science - LSE, and holder of the Emirates Professorship in Contemporary Middle East Studies. He was also the inaugural Director of the LSE Middle East Centre from 2010 until 2013. Gerges most recent books include Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East (Princeton University Press, March 2018), ISIS: A History (Princeton University Press, April 2016), Contentious Politics in the Middle East: Popular Resistance and Marginalised Activism beyond the Arab Uprisings (Palgrave Macmillan, September 2015); The New Middle East: Protest and Revolution in the Arab World (Cambridge University Press, January 2014) and Obama and the Middle East: The End of Americas Moment? (Palgrave Macmillan, September 2013). On the ten-year anniversary of 9/11, Oxford University Press released Gerges book, The Rise and Fall of Al Qaeda. Upcoming book: The Hundred-Year-War for Control of the Middle East, 1918-2018 (Princeton University Press, 2019).

18/10 18:00-19:30 International Relations in a Changing World: Why War is Inevitable in the Middle East?
19/10 9:30-12:30 International Relations in a Changing World: Populism and the End of the Liberal International Order?
Fawaz A. Gerges (London School of Economics & Political Science-LSE)

19/10 14:00-18:00 Economic globalization and development
Howard Nicholas (Erasmus University-Rotterdam, ISS-Den Haag)

25/10 18:00-19:30 The impact of modern technology on the International Relations Lucas Kello (University of Oxford)
26/10 9:30-12:30 The impact of modern technology on the International Relations Lucas Kello (University of Oxford)

26/10 14:00-18:00 Bilateral and multilateral aid
David Sogge (Harvard & Princeton Universities, Transnational Institute, Amsterdam)

08/11 18:00-19:30 Introduction to Geopolitics Tanguy Struye de Swielande (UCLouvain, Director of CECRI)
09/11 9:30-12:30 Contemporary Geopolitics Tanguy Struye de Swielande (UCLouvain, Director of CECRI)


Actuality


How militarily willing and able is the EU? Operation Althea struggles in Bosnia and Herzegovina (19/02/19)

Nicholas Williams (Fellows associate ELN) & Alice Billon Galland(Policy Fellows ELN)[more]