Arab Uprisings Brown Bag Lecture Series: Saudi Arabia's Counterrevolutions: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
December 5, 2011 @ 12:00pm
Research Hall 161
George Mason University
Presented by the Arab Studies Institute (ASI) and George Mason University's Middle East Studies Program
Rosie Bsheer is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at Columbia University, where she also earned a Master of Arts in International Relations in 2006. Her academic training has been primarily in the history, politics, and culture of the modern Middle East, with a focus on the Arab states of the Persian Gulf. Since 2010, Rosie has also served as Co-Editor for Jadaliyya. Rosie just returned to New York City after two years of conducting dissertation research in Saudi Arabia as an SSRC-IDRF fellow and Columbia University GSAS fellow for her dissertation, currently titled “Making History: Petro-modernity and Spatial Transformations in Saudi Arabia
Forum on Muslim and Arab Affairs
FAMA is the research arm of the Arab Studies Institute.