Five College Consortium

Five College Middle Eastern Studies Program

Political Thirst: The Control of Water in North Africa - A Roundtable Discussion

Tue, Feb 21 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: 
Seelye 201

Professor Alan Mikhail from Yale University with Smith faculty: Greg White, Mukaram Hhana, and Alex Seggerman will offer short faculty presentations, along with interdisciplinary discussion and will address issues surrounding the control of water in North Africa from historical, environmental, political, and artistic perspectives. The conversation will highlight how controlling, exploiting, and sustaining water has been central to political power in the region for centuries.  

Campus: 
Smith College
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