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Vortrag am 3. Dezember von Prof. Dr. James Gelvin, UCLA

The New Middle East - Vortrag von Prof. Dr. James Gelvin, UCLA

Universität Basel, Hörsaal 118, 18.15 – 19.45 Uhr 

James L. Gelvin is Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History at the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his B.A. from Columbia University, his Master’s in International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, and his Ph.D. from Harvard University. A specialist in the modern social and cultural history of the Arab East, he is author of five books, including, most recently, The New Middle East: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford University Press, 2017). Gelvin is a widely-read commentator on contemporary Middle Eastern history.