Spring 2014 Course List is now available!
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Dr. Gilbert Achcar (University of London)
Thursday, April 3 / 12:00pm / McCune Conference Room (HSSB 6020)
Gilbert Achcar is Professor of Development Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of
London. His books include The People Want: A Radical
Exploration of the Arab Uprising (California, 2013); Marxism, Orientalism, Cosmopolitanism (Haymarket, 2013);
The Arabs and the Holocaust (Metropolitan, 2010); and
Perilous Power: The Middle East and U.S. Foreign Policy.
Dialogues on Terror, Democracy, War, and Justice, with
Noam Chomsky (Paradigm, 2008).
Sponsored by the Department of Sociology Colloquium Series and the Center for Middle
(Un)Civil Society, Past and Present
The 4th Annual UCSB Islamic Studies Graduate Student Conference
April 4th–6th, 2014
University of California, Santa Barbara