CMES Colloquium: Jonathan Wyrtzen, Yale University


Reimagining the Middle East in the Long Great War
October 29, 2020

Jonathan Wyrtzen is associate professor of sociology and history at Yale University. His research engages a set of related thematic areas that include empire and colonialism, state formation and non-state forms of political organization, ethnicity and nationalism, and religion and socio-political action in North Africa and the Middle East. He is the author of Making Morocco: Colonial Intervention and the Politics of Identity (Cornell University Press, 2015; 2016 Social Science History Association President’s Book Award winner). His current book project, Reimagining the Middle East: Jihads, Empires, and the Long Great War, is under contract with Columbia University Press.

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