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Below is a list, in reverse chronological order, of talks and other events organised by the Society. Where the speaker has agreed to do so, we give an abstract for the talk, and contact details. The list is not a complete record of the Society’s activity.

9 December 2014
Ben Bella's Algeria: third world-ism beyond continents and colours
Dr Jeff Byrne
(University of British Columbia)

12 November 2014
1960s Algeria: women, pubic space and moral panic
Dr Natalya Vince
(University of Portsmouth)

11 June 2014
Sufis in Algerian politics: Thriving on the System’s Contradictions
Dr Isabelle Werenfels
(Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, Berlin)

10 March 2014
Algeria and its Southern Neighbours: Turbulence in the Sahara
Dr Yvan Guichaoua (University of East Anglia)
Imad Mesdoua (Security Analyst)

22 January 2014
Western Sahara: Stalemate and its Discontents
Dr Alice Wilson
(Homerton College, University of Cambridge)

6 December 2012
Algeria and Post Colonialism
Dr Jonathan Hill
(King’s College, London and Joint Services Command and Staff College, Shrivenham)

8 October 2012
Football, Music and Bandits of Honour: A History of Algeria in Three Objects
Professor Martin Evans
(University of Portsmouth)

8 March 2012
Politics and Power in the Maghreb
Dr Michael Willis
(Fellow of St. Antony’s College Oxford)

2 February 2012
The Pattern of the Past in North Africa
Dr James McDougall
(Fellow of Trinity College Oxford)

1 November 2011
Gender and Violence in Algeria
Dr Zahia Smail Salhi
(Senior Lecturer, Department of Arabic, University of Leeds)

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