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WOCMES 2018: Panel on The Arabic press in the 19th century by Mohammad Magout

Our Senior Researcher Mohammad Magout will chair a panel he organised at the World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), Seville, 16-20 July. Panel 162, titled The Arabic press in the 19th C: History, development, and impact takes place on 18 July , 11:30 a.m. - 01:30 p.m. in room 206 and consists of the following paper presentations:

Hiroki Okazaki, Chubu University
'How to develop concept of despotism in the Arabic press of the 19th century - Adīb Isḥāq’s early contribution'.

Annie Greene, University of Chicago
'The Baghdadi Press: From model to innovation'.

Nadirah Mansour, Princeton University
'The global, the local, and the nation in Arabic-language press'.

Mohammad Magout, Leipzig University
'Social imaginaries in the early Arabic press in Beirut: The case of al-Jinān (1870-1886)'.

Complete Programme of WOCMES 2018 (PDF)