CMES Colloquium: Reimagining the Middle East in the Long Great War

Event time: 
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
Location: 
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Event description: 

Hosted by Alan Mikhail
Jonathan Wyrtzen is associate professor of sociology and history at Yale University. His research engages a set of related thematic areas that include empire and colonialism, state formation and non-state forms of political organization, ethnicity and nationalism, and religion and socio-political action in North Africa and the Middle East. He is the author of Making Morocco: Colonial Intervention and the Politics of Identity (Cornell University Press, 2015; 2016 Social Science History Association President’s Book Award winner). His current book project, Reimagining the Middle East: Jihads, Empires, and the Long Great War, is under contract with Columbia University Press.

Speaker/Performer: 
Jonathan Wyrtzen, Yale University

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