Dinner Club Event: MENA Regional Responses to the Rise of IS
PROFESSOR ANOUSH EHTESHAMI
Professor of International Relations, Durham University
Professor Anoush Ehteshami is Professor of International Relations and the Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah Chair in International Relations and Director of the HH Sheikh Nasser al-Mohammad al-Sabah Programme in International Relations, Regional Politics and Security in the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University. He is Co-director of the £3.9 million AHRC-funded Open Worlds initiative entitled Cross-Language Dynamics: Reshaping Community. He is also Joint Director of the RCUK-funded Durham-Edinburgh-Manchester Universities’ Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World (CASAW), whose research focus since 2012 has been the ‘Arab World in Transition’. He has been a Fellow of the World Economic Forum, and served as a member of the WEF’s foremost body, the Global Agenda Councils, 2010-12, focusing on energy. He was Vice-President and Chair of Council of the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies (BRISMES) 2000-2003. He is Editor of three major book series on the Middle East and the wider Muslim world, and is member of Editorial Board of seven international journals.
6 March 2017
Where: David Lloyd George Room, National Liberal Club, Whitehall Place, London SW1
7.00pm for 7.30pm
Dress Code: Men - Jacket and tie
Tickets: Dinner Club Members and their guests only: £50 (includes dinner and wine)
Sikunder Burnes: Master of the ‘Great Game’
Where: The Royal Asiatic Society, 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD [Nearest Underground Stations Euston Square or Warren Street]
Lecture starts at 1.15pm and ends around 2.30pm. A sandwich lunch is available from 12.30pm and must be booked via the office by 2.30pm the day before.
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