Without Malice Towards the Enemy, Without Trust in their Allies: Contradictions of the Ottoman Great War
Date(s) - 09/21/2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|WHEN||Thursday, Sep. 21, 2017, 4 – 6 p.m.|
|WHERE||CMES, Rm 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138|
|GAZETTE CLASSIFICATION||Lecture, Social Sciences|
|ORGANIZATION/SPONSOR||CMES Director’s Series|
|SPEAKER(S)||Eugene Rogan, Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History, Director, St Antony’s College Middle East Centre, Oxford University|
Eugene Rogan is Director of the Middle East Centre at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford. Before taking up his post in Oxford in 1991, where he teaches the modern history of the Middle East, he taught at Boston College and Sarah Lawrence College. He is author of ‘The Arabs: A History’ (Penguin, 2009), which has been translated in ten languages and was named one of the best books of 2009 by ‘The Economist’, ‘The Financial Times’, and ‘The Atlantic Monthly’. His new book, ‘The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East, 1914-1920’, was published in February 2015.
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