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How Communities Imagine the Sea

and How the Sea Creates Communities

AUB-NYO Briefing

Wednesday, November 28, AUB New York City Office @10am (NYC time)

AUB New York Office address: The Debs Center, 3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 8th Floor, New York, NY

Interactive video live-streaming at the American University of Beirut campus

AUB Beirut campus venue: College Hall B1 @5pm (Beirut time)

To register for either the New York venue or the Beirut venue, please email info@floatsea.org

 

Speakers

 
  Future FLOATS Directions     Marwa Elshakry  is an Associate Professor at the Department of History, Columbia University. She is co-navigator of FLOATS.

Future FLOATS Directions


Marwa Elshakry
is an Associate Professor at the Department of History, Columbia University. She is co-navigator of FLOATS.

        New Shores of Politics: Floating Solidarity Communities Beyond the Nation State    Nikolas Kosmatopoulos  is an Assistant Professor at the Departments of Political Studies and Public Administration & Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut. His research interests include the expert politics of war and peace in the Middle East, and more recently the solidarity politics of the sea in the Mediterranean. He received his Ph.D. from Universität Zürich. Dr. Kosmatopoulos is co-navigator of FLOATS

New Shores of Politics: Floating Solidarity Communities Beyond the Nation State

Nikolas Kosmatopoulos is an Assistant Professor at the Departments of Political Studies and Public Administration & Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut. His research interests include the expert politics of war and peace in the Middle East, and more recently the solidarity politics of the sea in the Mediterranean. He received his Ph.D. from Universität Zürich. Dr. Kosmatopoulos is co-navigator of FLOATS

           The Ocean: From Science to Sustainable Development    Jina Talj  is an environmental scientist and marine ecologist, who has worked in the environment field in Lebanon for more than eight years. She is the founder of Diaries of the Ocean.


The Ocean: From Science to Sustainable Development

Jina Talj is an environmental scientist and marine ecologist, who has worked in the environment field in Lebanon for more than eight years. She is the founder of Diaries of the Ocean.

    The Shoreline as a Sink, Source, Habitat, and Conduit    Yaser Abunnasr  is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Landscape Design and Ecosystem Management, American University of Beirut.

The Shoreline as a Sink, Source, Habitat, and Conduit

Yaser Abunnasr is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Landscape Design and Ecosystem Management, American University of Beirut.