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Thursday, December 2, 2021

Friday, December 3, 2021

Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Political Violence and the Literary Subject


Location: Zoom Webinar

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Salwa Ismail is Professor of Politics with reference to the Middle East at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Her research examines everyday forms of government, urban governance, and governmental violence. She has conducted extensive fieldwork in both Egypt and Syria, enquiring into how mechanisms of government and practices of violence come to be formative of ordinary citizens’ political subjectivities. Her book Political Life in Cairo’s New Quarters: Encountering the

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021