middle east

middle east

 

Ellen Morris, Barnard assistant professor of classics, examines Egyptian imperialism in 1500 BCE and its effect on Egypt’s economy and sense of self. 

Political science professor interviewed about her book, Warlords: Strong-arm Brokers in Weak States.

Israeli diplomat discusses regional shifts—past, present, and future

Raanan Rein examines the history of two soccer clubs to demonstrate how club membership can sustain distinct ethnic identities and facilitate integration into the local society.

Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York, will explore Israel’s quest for peace in the face of the social-political-economic unrest that is dramatically affecting the entire Arab world.