Workers On Wednesday 19 September
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Workers on Wednesday will be taking a break from labour issues with special guest Dr Adam Hanieh, a lecturer in Political Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. He is in the country to deliver the Abdulhay Ahmed Saloojee memorial lecture in which he will be talking about liberation struggles in the Middle East.
Prior to joining SOAS, Adam taught at Zayed University, United Arab Emirates. From 1997-2003, he worked in the NGO and public sectors in Ramallah, Palestine, where he completed an MA in Regional Studies at Al Quds University. He holds a PhD in Political Science from York University, Canada (2009). His research interests include political economy of the Middle East; labour migration; class and state formation in the Gulf Cooperation Council; Palestine. He is an international advisory board member for the journal Studies in Political Economy.