Guest lecture: Engaging with the Syrian refugee crisis’ origins rather than focusing only on Europe’s borders

Last week I gave a guest lecture in the graduate course, Postcolonial Transitions, at Utrecht University (course lecturers Dr. Gianmaria Colpani and Prof. Sandra Ponzanesi). The lecture was part of a course module on applying postcolonial frameworks in order to better understand the Arab Spring, its history, and aftermath. It was also designed to raise … More Guest lecture: Engaging with the Syrian refugee crisis’ origins rather than focusing only on Europe’s borders

Our piece about Syria solidarity for Salvage Magazine

Dr. Saskia Baas and I wrote this piece in light of the recent escalations of violence in Syria, and the problematic selectivity we observed in the response to these events among prominent leftist political publications and public figures. UPDATE: our piece was translated to Dutch and reposted by the Dutch leftist website, Socialisme.nu  and the … More Our piece about Syria solidarity for Salvage Magazine