Talk with the great historian Henry Laurens

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Talk with the great historian Henry Laurens

28 September 2022 - 19:00 - 21:00

Thanks to the contributions of History, Henry Laurens questions our relationship to the lived past, a regular source of controversy confronting today’s debates around the postcolonial movement.

A presentation and signing of his latest book “The imposed past” published by Fayard editions in 2022, will be moderated by Tewfik Aclimandos. (Researcher at the Egyptian Center for Strategic Studies).

Henry Laurens holds the Chair of Contemporary History of the Arab World at the College of France. He authored over twenty reference books, including L’expédition d’Égypte (1798-1801) Paris, ed. Armand Colin, 1989 (reissue by Le Seuil in 1997)La Question de Palestine, ed. Fayard, 1999-2015, 5 volumes, Histoire du monde arabe contemporain, Paris, ed. Fayard/College of France, 2004, Les crises d’Orient, ed. Fayard, 2017-2019, 2 tomes.

Talk in French with simultaneous translation in Arabic.


28 September 2022
19:00 - 21:00
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