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CAC Workshop Presentation & Discussion

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DE/CONSTRUCTING THE MIDDLE EASTERN CITY: Places, publics, & geographies of global connection,  Workshop Presentation & Discussion

12:00 – 12:30  Eggers 225  Lunch & workshop introductions

12:30 – 2:45  Eggers 225  Workshop presentations & discussion

De/constructing the Middle Eastern city: Places, publics, and geographies of global connection

  Natalie Koch, Associate Professor 

  Timur Hammond, Assistant Professor, Geography, Syracuse University

Middle East cityscapes and everyday life in the wake of World War I – Drawings by Robert Hofmann, 1917-28

  Kent Schull, Associate Professor, History, Binghamton University

From the capital of Africa to the Caliphate: High modern authoritarianism and infrastructural warfare in Sirte, Libya

  Jacob Mundy, Associate Professor, Political Science, Colgate University

“This is not the half of it, wait until 2023”: Utopian narratives and affective partisan ties in Turkey

  Aykut Ozturk, PhD Candidate, Political Science, Syracuse University

Sharjah between tourism and local identity: The complexities of city-space  

  Shaundel Sanchez, PhD Candidate, Anthropology, Syracuse University

For information on accessibility, or to request accommodation, please contact Marc Albert 315-443-9248

Sponsored by the Central Asia Center, the Caucasus Research Group and the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Co-Sponsored by: Department of Geography, International Relations, History

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