Sakarya University Center for Middle Eastern Studies is delighted to announce 2ndMiddle Eastern Congress on Politics and Society, that will take place in Sakarya, Turkey, between 14 and 17 October, 2014. This year’s congress, the details of which can be found in our webpage (www.ortadogu.sakarya.edu.tr), aims to bring together number of new perspectives on the new political and social developments in the region.
The opening speech of the congress will be delivered by Prof. Dr. Michael Mann, University of California, Los Angeles. Some of the other confirmed speakers are: Hamid Dabashi, Fawas Gerges, Bobby. S. Sayyid, Richard Falk, Mahmood Seriolghalam, Omar Ashour, Khalil Al-Anani, Thomas Pierret, Michael Lüders and Madawi Al-Rasheed.
Sakarya University Centre for Middle Eastern Studies invites scholars, experts, policy makers and activists to participate in panels and meetings for strengthening our understanding of the dynamics in the region.
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