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Haunted Histories and Decolonial Futures: On Anticolonialism in Egypt

Haunted Histories and Decolonial Futures: On Anticolonialism in Egypt

Hot Air Balloons
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Dr. Sara Salem

Sara Salem is an Assistant Professor in Sociology at the London School of Economics. Sara’s research interests include political sociology, postcolonial studies, Marxist theory, and global histories of empire. She has recently published articles on Angela Davis in Egypt in the journal Signs; on Frantz Fanon and Egypt’s postcolonial state in Interventions: A Journal of Postcolonial Studies and on Nasserism in Egypt through the lens of haunting in Middle East Critique. Her forthcoming book with Cambridge University Press is entitled Anticolonial Afterlives in Egypt: The Politics of Hegemony.

Cairo, Egypt

12:30 - 13:00