New Issue of the Syrian Studies Association Bulletin

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Subject Fields: 
Middle East History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Area Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

The latest issue of the Syrian Studies Association Bulletin is out now!

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The Syrian Studies Association is an international association organized to encourage and promote research and scholarly understanding of Syria in all periods and in all academic disciplines. The SSA is a non-profit, non-political association affiliated with The Middle East Studies Association of America.


In this issue:

Winners of Annual Prizes:
Best book - Max Weiss
Best article - Basileus Zeno
Honorable mention - Adam Mestyan

“The Faculty of Engineering in Aleppo: Genesis of an Idea”
Amr al-Mallah

“Televised Politics of the Arab Spring: The Case of Contemporary Syria”
Abeer Khatoon

“Civil War and Pandemic: Syrian’s Response to Covid-19”
Hamdullah Baycar

Research Notes: "Syrian Communities of La Frontera”
Andrea Shaheen Espinosa

Poetry: “Ode to the Sea”
Iman al-Ghafari

Book Reviews
Johannes S. T. Waardenburg. La Siria contemporanea. Ridisegnando la carta del Vicino Oriente (2019) - Reviewed by Andrea Pizzinato

Ayham Dalal. From Shelters to Dwellings: The Zaatari Refugee Camp (2022)
Reviewed by Juliana Canedo

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Editor: Joel Veldkamp