Council on Middle East Studies Colloquium: “Reimagining the Middle East in the Long Great War”

Event time: 
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
Zoom Session See map
Event description: 

The Council on Middle East Studies Colloquium presents Jonathan Wyrtzen, associate professor of sociology and history, Yale University:

Reimagining the Middle East in the Long Great War.”

Zoom session.  Register here:

Hosted by Alan Mikhail

Jonathan Wyrtzen’s 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.

Free but register in advance
Open to: 
General Public