Thursday, February 10, 2011

Labor Migration, Urban Segregation and Supermodernity in Contemporary Arabia

Please join us for our 3rd IPE brown bag presentation with Professor Andrew M. Gardner, Assistant Professor in Comparative Sociology.

Andrew Gardner, a cultural anthropologist, has been conducting research in the Gulf States of the Arabian Peninsula for over a decade. Building on two years of recently-completed research in Qatar, this presentation describes a series of overlapping research projects that focus on the large transnational migrant population in the region and how their presence has patterned the spatial discourse of the contemporary Gulf Cit

Place: Wheelock Student Center 101
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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