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School of Government & International Affairs

School of Government & International Affairs


MA International Relations student Omar Talab writes for openDemocracy

MA student Omar Talab writes for openDemocracy - In Palestine: self-dehumanisation against the disregard of human value

(15 May 2018)

Out now: APSA MENA Spring Newsletter

The Spring edition of the APSA MENA Newsletter, co-edited by SGIA's May Darwich, highlights the different ways MENA scholars attempt to integrate several disciplinary perspectives in their research of the region. 

(14 May 2018)

Sir William Luce Fellowship

We are delighted that Prof Mark Katz of George Mason University ( has joined us as this year’s Sir William Luce Fellow. Prof Katz is a leading international scholar who specialises in Russian politics and Russia’s international relations, and revolutionary politics. He is here to research Russia’s role in the Middle East. 

(11 May 2018)


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