Celebrating twenty years of Mada al-Carmel: Mada provides free access to its electronic library

Celebrating twenty years of Mada al-Carmel: Mada provides free access to its electronic library

To commemorate the twenty-year anniversary of its establishment, Mada al-Carmel has made available its entire catalogue of published resources. PDFs of books, position papers, articles, essays, reports and surveys have been uploaded to Mada’s website, where they can be browsed and downloaded freely. Included are titles such as the book... Details
Despite attempted disruptions, Mada’s online seminar addressing the UAE-Israel peace deal is a great success

Despite attempted disruptions, Mada’s online seminar addressing the UAE-Israel peace deal is a great success

Following the announcement of the Israeli-Emirati peace deal, Mada al-Carmel convened a seminar on Zoom entitled “Palestinians in Israel and the Israeli-Emirati Peace Deal: Discourse and Implications”. The seminar was chaired by Dr. Mohanad Mustafa, General Director of Mada al Carmel, who pointed out in his opening address that most... Details
Mada concludes its most recent Zionism and Settler Colonialism workshop series

Mada concludes its most recent Zionism and Settler Colonialism workshop series

Mada has concluded its most recent series of workshops on Zionism and settler colonialism, six sessions of which were convened over the past year and a half. These workshops are run for training and research purposes, primarily for the benefit of Palestinian postgraduate students participating in Mada’s PhD student support... Details
Thousands watch broadcast of Mada’s 6th annual conference for Palestinian doctoral students

Thousands watch broadcast of Mada’s 6th annual conference for Palestinian doctoral students

In mid-July, eight Palestinian researchers presented their work at Mada’s 2020 Conference for doctoral students. The conference was held in Nazareth at the Ramada-Olivie Hotel; due to Coronavirus restrictions the lectures were given in closed sessions with only the speakers and discussion participants in attendance. However, Mada set up a... Details
Mada concludes the sixth round of its Higher Education Support Program

Mada concludes the sixth round of its Higher Education Support Program

Mada al Carmel- The Arab Center for Applied Social Research, has concluded the sixth seminar group of its Higher Education Student Support program, in which eleven Palestinian students from all over the country participated. The program was run and academically supervised by Dr Mohanad Mustafa, general director of Mada al... Details
Registration opens for Mada al Carmel’s sixth Doctoral Student Conference

Registration opens for Mada al Carmel’s sixth Doctoral Student Conference

Mada al Carmel has announced the opening of registration for its Doctoral Student conference, to be held on Saturday 25th of July. The conference aims to support Palestinian PhD students and candidates, providing them with a platform to present research and participate in academic discussion and debate. It is an... Details
Prof. Ilan Pappé on “The Deal of the Century in the post-colonial period”

Prof. Ilan Pappé on “The Deal of the Century in the post-colonial period”

We would like to introduce to you the fifth online lecture of Mada's series of lectures called "Politics in the Time of Corona." This lecture, titled "The Deal of the Century in the Post-Colonial Period," was presented by Prof. Ilan Pappé, Director of the European Center for Palestine Studies. It... Details
Ahmad Mahmood gives lecture- “From Cholera to Corona: Depictions of Palestinians in pandemics”

Ahmad Mahmood gives lecture- “From Cholera to Corona: Depictions of Palestinians in pandemics”

As part of Mada al Carmel's ongoing lecture series, "Politics in the time of Coronavirus", researcher Ahmad Mahmood of the Hebrew University has given a lecture examining how Palestinians are represented during pandemics. Focusing on the local history of Haifa, Mahmood draws a comparison between the current Coronavirus pandemic and... Details
Osama Tanus on ‘Pandemic and Structural Violence in the Context of Settler Colonialism’

Osama Tanus on ‘Pandemic and Structural Violence in the Context of Settler Colonialism’

As part of Mada al-Carmel’s series ‘Politics in the time of Coronavirus’, Dr Osama Tanus, paediatrician and doctoral student of public health, has given an online lecture exploring the implications of settler colonial practices on the current Coronavirus crisis. Drawing on the analysis of the Marxist scholar David Harvey, Tanus... Details
Love, Fear and Liquid Modernity: Khaled Antabtawi on re-reading Zygmunt Bauman in the time of Coronavirus

Love, Fear and Liquid Modernity: Khaled Antabtawi on re-reading Zygmunt Bauman in the time of Coronavirus

  As part of Mada al-Carmel's new lecture series entitled 'Politics in the time of Coronavirus', Khaled Anabtawi of the Geneva Graduate Institute has given an online presentation on the works of sociologist Zymunt Bauman. Focusing on Bauman's works Liquid Love and Liquid Fear, Antabawi explains Bauman's rejection of the term 'postmodernity',... Details