Symposium - The Balfour Declaration (1917-2017): Past, Present and Future

Guest speakers:

Professor Yossi Mekelberg, International Relations and Social Sciences Programme Director at the Faculty of Humanities , Arts & Social Sciences at Regent's University London. See profile in this link

Dr. Sarah Eltantawi, Member of the Faculty in Comparative Religion and Islamic Studies (Asst. Prof), The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA USA. See profile in this link

Professor Roger Spooner OBE and Dr Monica Spooner, Trustees The Balfour Project UK 

Dr. Rev.Yazid Said, Lecturer in Islam, Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University (chair of the event). See profile in this link


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Date: 15th of November

Time: 5-7:30 pm

Place: Eden Lecture Theatre 130 

Poster: The Balfour Declaration (1917-2017) 


Book Presentation: Lee Miller, Photography, Surrealism and the Second World War. From Vogue to Dachau

Lee Miller, Photography, Surrealism and the Second World War. From Vogue to Dachau 

Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2017

Author: Lynn Hilditch

ISBN-13:978-1-5275-0017-4,  ISBN-10:1-5275-0017-9

Talk by William Blazek, Associate Professor and Reader in English


December 5, 2017

Time: 1-2 pm (lunch offered on the venue)

Place: EDEN 014

All welcome! 


Vacation Visiting Research Fellowship awarded to William Blazek

William Blazek - 150

Dr William Blazek was awarded a Vacation Visiting Research Fellowship in 2017 from the Rothermere American Institute at the University of Oxford for his work on a critical literary and cultural history of Anglo-American writers who served as ambulance drivers in the First World War.