How to contact us

Middle East Centre
Tower 1, 10th Floor
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE 

General Enquiries and Events
Sandra Sfeir
+44 (0)20 7955 6198

Projects and Scholarships Enquiries 
Chelsea Milsom
+44 (0)20 7955 7038

Media and Communications Enquiries
Ribale Sleiman Haidar

+44(0)20 7955 6250


Forthcoming Events

LSE hosts a wide and varied range of Middle East events, including public lectures, seminars, book launches and conferences. Events are open to the public and are free of charge, unless specified otherwise. Our events are very well attended, so please make sure you arrive early. This list of events includes all Middle East Centre events and other selected Middle East events at LSE.


Reassembling the Spatial: Place-and-World Making as Social Movement Practice in Jordan and Palestine

Tuesday 26 April, 17:15-19:15, Room 9.04, TW2, Clement's Inn, LSE
Speaker: Christopher Parker, Ghent University
Chair: Fran Tonkiss, LSE

This is a registration only event. Please click here to register.


Today We Drop Bombs, Tomorrow We Build Bridges: How Foreign Aid Became a Casualty of War

Wednesday 27 April, 18.30-20.00, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Peter Gill
Chair: Craig Calhoun, LSE

Organised by the LSE Department of International Development


ISIS - A History

Tuesday 3 May, 18.30-20.00, Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker:  Fawaz Gerges, LSE
Chair: Chris Hughes, LSE 

Organised by the LSE Department of International Relations


Gaining Freedoms: Claiming Space in Istanbul and Berlin

Wednesday 4 May, 18.30-20.00, Room 9.04, Tower 2
Speaker:  Berna Turam, Northeastern University
Chair:  Esra Özyürek, LSE

Organised by LSE IDEAS


Anatomy of Authoritarianism in the Arab Republics

Thursday 26 May, 17:00-18:30, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Joseph Sassoon, Georgetown University
Discussant: Charles Tripp, SOAS
Chair: Toby Dodge, LSE

This is a registration only event. Registration will open soon.


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