Council on Middle East Studies Colloquium: “Humanitarianism and the Predicaments of Refugee Politics”

Event time: 
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:30pm
Henry R. Luce Hall, Room 203 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Council on Middle East Studies Colloquium presents: 

Ilana Feldman, George Washington University:  “Humanitarianism and the Predicaments of Refugee Politics.”

Ilana Feldman is Professor of Anthropology, History, and International Affairs at George Washington University. She is the author of Governing Gaza: Bureaucracy, Authority, and the Work of Rule, 1917-67 and Police Encounters: Security and Surveillance in Gaza under Egyptian Rule. Her latest book, Life Lived in Relief: Humanitarian Predicaments and Palestinian Refugee Politics, is forthcoming with University of California Press.

Open to: 
General Public