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Monday 12th October 2020

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Quo Vadis: Welfare State in the post Arab Spring 2.0.
10/10/2020 9:00am - 13/10/2020 4:00pm
The Middle East Studies Association (MESA)
The objective of the panel is to allow 15-20 scholars to come together to hold in-depth discussions of papers on welfare state in the MENA region, that may lead at the end of the panel to publications, research projects, etc. If you are interested in the topic, don't hesitate to consult the call for papers (panel 18) here https://bit.ly/2U4ggDG and submit your paper before February 14.
Anticolonial Afterlives in Egypt: The Politics of Hegemony (Book Launch)
12/10/2020 5:00pm
https://www.lse.ac.uk/sociology/events/2020/anticolonial-afterlives
This is an event to launch Sara Salem's latest book Anticolonial Afterlives in Egypt: The Politics of Hegemony. The book explores Egypt's first postcolonial project through an imagined conversation between Antonio Gramsci and Frantz Fanon, two foundational theorists of anti-capitalism and anti-colonialism, thinking through questions of decolonisation, capitalism, resistance, and mastery.
Black Monuments Matter
05/10/2020 9:00am - 31/03/2021 5:00pm
The Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town
The Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations and the Zamani Project at the University of Cape Town are pleased to present the online exhibition "Black Monuments Matter". Black Monuments Matter recognises and highlights African contributions to world history by exhibiting World Heritage Monuments and architectural treasures from Sub-Saharan Africa. In doing so, this exhibition sweeps away ideas based on racist theories and hopes to contribute to both awareness of African identity and pride of African Heritage.