[MGSA-L] Workshop - Imperial Subjects -Mediterranean - Friday March 22, 2-5, McGill University, Montreal

Tassos Anastassiadis tassos.anastassiadis at mcgill.ca
Thu Mar 21 13:26:01 PDT 2013

If you are in the vicinity you are kindly invited to assist to an exploratory workshop 

"Imperial Subjects: practices of community building and mediterranean networking 1790s-1930s"

It will take place at Leacock 617, McGill university
followed by a light wine and cheese reception

Friday March 22   2-5 pm

Participants include:

Sakis Gekas (York University)
Ionian Greeks in the passage from empire to nation during the long nineteenth century; local, Mediterranean and global networks.

Mafalda Ade (UQAM- EHESS-Paris VIII)
A Levantine merchant family at Aleppo during the 19th c. Local and imperial connections.

Tassos Anastassiadis (McGill University)
Imperial drifters or community leaders: religious activists in the (post-)Ottoman Mediterranean

Laila Parsons (McGill University)
Some thoughts on ex-Ottoman officer networks and anti-colonial rebellion, 1918-1948

Dyala Hamzah (Université de Montréal)
Societies, Scouts and Schoolbooks for the Arab Nation: A case study of Pan-Arabist Darwish al-Miqdadi (1897-1961)

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