Guest Lecture: State-building and Nationalism with Dr. Faleh Jabbar

Board Room. Administration Building.
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 11:45

The Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) hosted a lecture and discussion with Dr. Faleh Jabbar on "State-building and Nationalism in the Middle East," with particular reference to the recent events here in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. 

Dr. Jabbar is one of the leading experts on Iraq, Kurds, Nationalism and has written extensively on these topics. His books include: 
  • The Kurds: Nationalism and Politics
  • The Shi'ite Movement in Iraq 
  • Tribes and Power: Nationalism and Ethnicity in the Middle East
  • Ayatollahs, Sufis and Ideologues

A podcast of this talk is now available. Listen on SoundCloud or by clicking on link below: