Noor Cultural Centre

York-Noor Lecture | Sectarianism in Contemporary Iraq

Dec 3rd 2013


Sectarianism in Contemporary Iraq
by Professor Thabit Abdullah

Date: Thursday December 5, 2013
Time: 6 pm
Location: Auditorium, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission: Free

Thabit Abdullah (PhD) is an Associate Professor in the Department of History at York University.  He is the author of numerous articles and books, including recently, A Short History of Iraq: From 636 to the Present (Pearson Longman Books, 2011).  He is a regular media commentator on Iraq and the Arab World, and is seen frequently on TVO’s The Agenda, CBC’s News World, and PBS’ Newshour.

This is part of the York-Noor Lecture Series 2013-2014