Lebanese American University

Calendar of Events

Workshop: “Ottoman Twilight in the Arab Lands: Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan During the Great War”

April 5, 2017 4:00 PM
AKSB 903, Beirut campus

The Department of Humanities is hosting a workshop titled: “Ottoman Twilight in the Arab Lands: Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan During the Great War”.

The Great War changed the face of the Middle East forever. This workshop will address some of the key questions:

Participants:

Dr. Youssef Mouawad, lawyer and independent scholar, “Did Jamal Pasha use the weapon of famine to liquidate the Lebanese people?”

Dr. Tarek Tell, American University of Beirut (AUB), “From Hashemite Histories to Local Narratives of the end of Ottoman Rule in the Syrian Southeast.”

Prof. Selim Deringil, Lebanese American University (LAU), “The Ottoman Twilight in the Arab Lands: self-perception and identity.”

Moderator:

Dr. Habib Malik, Lebanese American University (LAU).


Copyright 1997–2017 Lebanese American University, Lebanon.
Contact LAU | Emergency Numbers | Feedback