Workshop Announcement “(Lā-)ḥirāk”

Social (Non-)Movements & Everyday Forms of Resistance in Morocco & Tunisia after 2011 Place: Moroccan Cultural Studies Centre, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University, Fez Date: March 30th to 31st Urban space in Morocco and Tunisia has for so long been part of the ‘material goods’ owned, controlled and exploited by the state. The 2011 uprisings, … Continue reading Workshop Announcement “(Lā-)ḥirāk”

Call for Applications

Social Visibility, Affect & Epistemics of Protest in Morocco and Tunisia since 2011 Deadline for submission: February 10, 2018 “The Maghreb in Transition” is an interdisciplinary research partnership between the Ludwigs-Maximilians University of Munich and eight partner universities in Morocco and Tunisia, namely Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University (Fez), Hassan II University (Casablanca), the National … Continue reading Call for Applications

Workshop & Round Table “(Un-)Writing the Maghreb”

(Un-)Writing the Maghreb The Poetics & Geopolitics of Academic Writing in/on Morocco and Tunisia Place: Faculty of Arts & Humanities, University of Sousse Date: November 17th to 18th Abstract: Alluding to George Marcus and James Clifford’s seminal study “Writing Culture” (1986), the present workshop seeks to sensitize and remind us that academic writing is not … Continue reading Workshop & Round Table “(Un-)Writing the Maghreb”

Announcement of our Workshop “Digital Humanities”

Digital Humanities Workshop, “The Maghreb in Transition” The German-Moroccan-Tunisian project “The Maghreb in Transition. Media, Knowledge & Power” announces a workshop on Digital Humanities Place: IPSI - Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l'Information, Campus universitaire - 2010 Manouba -TUNISIE - Salle d'informatique, No. 6 Time: 18.-19.11.2016, find the detailed schedule below Abstract: Digital … Continue reading Announcement of our Workshop “Digital Humanities”