Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Elliott School of International Affairs
Lindner Family Commons, Room 602
Laurie A. Brand is the Robert Grandford Wright Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California and Chair of the Middle East Studies Association’s Committee on Academic Freedom. Brand is the author of several works, including Citizens Abroad: Emigration and the State in the Middle East and North Africa (2006). She will discuss her most recent book Official Stories: Politics and National Narratives in Egypt and Algeria (2014).
*A light lunch will be provided*
*Limited copies of the book will be available for students.*
Project on Middle East Political Science