CMES Master's Thesis Presentations


Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 2:00pm to 4:00pm


CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

This event is open to the public; no registration required.

CMES Master's Thesis Presentations

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents the CMES Master's Thesis presentations with:

Nora Lessersohn
Armenian Self and Ottoman Society: Christopher Oscanyan's Oriental and Turkish Museum in London (1853-54)
Advisors: Cemal Kafadar, Gulru Necipoglu

Elsien Van Pinxteren
Gender, Parody, and Activism: Rethinking Conceptual Tools through Drag Performances in Lebanon
Advisor: Soha Bayoumi

Jenny Quigley-Jones
Syrian Refugee Adolescents and Parental Involvement in Livelihood Programmes in Lebanon
Advisors: Denis Sullivan, Rima Rassi

Jonathan Mautner
Financing Jihad: ISIL, Al-Qaeda and the Money Behind Mass Casualty
Advisor: James A. Baker

Andrew Watkins
To Coin a Phrase: Counterinsurgency, Innovation, and the US military's Enlistment of 'enablers' in Iraq and Afghanistan
Advisor: Tad Oelstrom

George Kraehe
First Do No Harm: A Critique of the International Counternarcotics Regime in North Africa and the Sahel
Advisor: Ousmane Kane

Please note: This event may be photographed and videotaped by representatives of CMES for record keeping and for use on the CMES website and in other CMES publications. The use of personal recording devices is strictly prohibited.

May 5, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Liz Flanagan,