The Society for Libyan Studies 50th AGM and Lecture

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The Society for Libyan Studies 50th Annual General Meeting

The Reading Room, British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London

4.30 pm AGM

5.30 pm Lecture: ‘Libya and the Arab Spring in North Africa’ by Professor Jonathan Hill PhD, Director, Institute of Middle Eastern Studies, King’s College London.

6.30 pm Reception to celebrate the Society’s 50th Anniversary.

Following the Society’s AGM we hope members and their friends will be able to join us at the Lecture and Reception to celebrate the Society’s 50th Anniversary.  There is no charge to attend.  To book your place please contact Pauline Graham at [email protected]

About the Speaker:

Professor Jonathan Hill is Director of the Institute of Middle Eastern Studies at King’s College London. He has published widely on the Maghreb and North Africa and is interested in the stability and development of the region’s regimes. His latest project (with Alison Pargeter) examines the political and security roles of tribes in present-day Libya and Iraq. He has held visiting positions at the LSE and St. Antony’s College, Oxford, and is a member of the editorial advisory boards of The Middle East Journal, The Journal of North African Studies and Libyan Studies.

Due to the Covid-19 virus, the Society will not be holding any events or lectures until further notice. We will keep Society members informed of any changes to this policy, via this website and by email. We hope that you keep well and safe during this difficult time. If you wish to contact the Society about this or any other matter, in the first instance email the General Secretary: [email protected]

The Society organises regular lectures, presentations and other events on subjects relating to Libyan culture and heritage. The lectures are normally held at the British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH.
Members living in the United Kingdom will receive invitations to all of these events. Non-members are also welcome to attend.