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Programme 2014-2015
The programme for the coming academic year includes:
12 January 2015
Book Launch - Berber Government: The Kabyle Polity In Pre-colonial Algeria
(Published by I B Tauris)
Professor Hugh Roberts (Tufts University)
18.30 - 20.00
Room to be announced, LSE
10 March 2015
Issues Facing Contemporary Algeria
Professor Lahouari Addi (Institut d’Études Politiques, Lyon)
18.30 - 20.00
Room to be announced, LSE
27 April 2015
The Algeria-UK Relationship: The Building Of A Partnership
HE Amar Abba (Algerian Ambassador in London)
18.30 - 20.00
Room to be announced, LSE
Other events will be announced in due course.
The Society puts on a programme of lectures during the academic year, and from time to time organises conferences. The theme or topic may cover any aspect of Algerian history, culture or life.

Speakers have come from several countries and from varied backgrounds, and have included artists, business people, diplomats, academics and writers.
The programme of talks and activities run during the academic year, October to June. See above for the current programme.

The Society welcomes proposals from prospective speakers; please contact the Secretary to suggest a talk.
Meetings are usually held in collaboration with the Middle East Centre, London School of Economics & Political Science, located at:
Houghton Street,
London WC2A 2AE.
The nearest Underground station is Holborn (Central and Piccadilly lines).

You may check their website here for information on access, and the location for the meeting. Also on their website you will find podcasts of recent talks, found under the tab: Podcasts & Transcripts.

In addition, information on talks of related interest can be found here, on the website of the Research Seminar of the Department of Middle East & Mediterranean Studies at King’s College London.


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