April 23, 2018, 5:30pm
Familiar Futures: Time, Selfhood, and Sovereignty in Iraq
Presenter: Sara D. Pursley, Assistant Professor in History, New York University
Location: Fisher Bennett Hall 201, 3340 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

In this talk Sara Pursley explores how early economic modernization projects in Iraq reshaped  Iraqis' everyday habits, desires and familial relations in the name of a sovereign and developed future. 

Middle East Center