Lebanon and the Fog of Reconstruction
Talk at the Aga Khan Program for Architecture at MIT, October 22, 2018.

UNHQ Sustaining Peace in an Urban World Part I
December 14, 2016

Event organized by the Australian and Dutch Missions, UN HABITAT and PBSO.

See full video here: http://webtv.un.org/watch/player/5249373000001

UNHQ Sustaining Peace in an Urban World Part II
14 December 2016

Event organized by the Australian and Dutch Missions, UN HABITAT and PBSO.

Full video here: http://webtv.un.org/watch/player/5249373000001

A Flawed Revival
Interview with Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut, February 16, 2018.

Sovereign Selves? Choreography and Human Rights in the Archive
Remarks on Arkadi Zaides at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, February 19, 2016

Urbanism and the Arab Uprisings
An analysis the Arab uprisings through the urban lens exposes the state elites' neoliberal capitalist and kleptocratic production of space and the everyday consequences of the high levels of concentrated wealth and power. Simultaneously, an urban analysis reveals the empowering and fascinating dynamic that occurred when, at the very moment the regimes seemingly finished their enclave cities, urban inhabitants coalesced in public spaces throughout the region, transcending class, religion, and ethnic divisions and binding together their fragmented cities.

Graduate Center, City University of New York, 2012
Bibliography Section Article Bibliography Section Catalog Bibliography Section Web Link PDF icon displayed by thumbnail Sold Dot