Middle East Studies

Lebanon: A State in Collapse

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

7:00pm – 9:00pm

MacMillan Hall 117, 167 Thayer Street

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Food will be served for Iftar.

Panelists Paul Salem, President of the Middle East Institute; Melani Cammett, Director of the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University; and Ferid Belhaj, Vice President of the World Bank for the Middle East and North Africa; will discuss the political, economic, and humanitarian perspectives of the ongoing crisis in Lebanon. Introduction by Elias Muhanna, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and History. A Q&A moderated by Lebanese students will follow.