The Annual Pierre du Bois Conference 2017


The Middle East and North Africa


27 – 28 September 2017



The 2017 Annual Pierre du Bois Conference, organized by the Graduate Institute in partnership with the Pierre du Bois Foundation, will take place at the Maison de la Paix from 27-28 September 2017. The conference is organized by Professor Mohammad-Mahmoud Ould Mohamedou.


Please find the programme here and read the background note.

Please register to attend the individual conference presentations.


On Wednesday, 27 September 2017 at 18:30 – 20:00 a Keynote Lecture titled, Autoritarismes, Interventions et le Nouveau Grand Jeu au Moyen-Orient, will be presented by Bertrand Badie of Sciences Po Paris.

Please register separately for the keynote lecture here.


Additionally please find information on the closing Roundtable titled, “Persistent Narratives: The Rise and Fall and Rise of Orientalism” here.


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