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
Call for papers

Call for papers

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Significant Female Participation in Mada al-Carmel’s fifth Conference for Palestinian PhD Students

Significant Female Participation in Mada al-Carmel’s fifth Conference for Palestinian PhD Students

Mada al-Carmel, the Arab Center for Applied Social Research, held its fifth annual conference for Palestinian doctoral students last Saturday, 3 August 2019, at the Ramada Oliviee Hotel in Nazareth. Dozens of students, academics, researchers and activists were in attendance to discuss the doctoral research of Palestinian students. This year’s... Details
Academic and Political Readings at Mada al-Carmel’s Annual Conference: Palestinians in Israel- Transformations in Political Participation in the last Two Decades and a Glance Towards the Future

Academic and Political Readings at Mada al-Carmel’s Annual Conference: Palestinians in Israel- Transformations in Political Participation in the last Two Decades and a Glance Towards the Future

On June 22, 2019, Mada al-Carmel – The Arab Center for Applied Social Research - held its annual academic conference in Nazareth entitled “Transformations in Political Participation in the last Two Decades and a Glance Towards the Future.” Dozens of academics, university students, politicians and activists participated in the conference.... Details
Exciting Research at Mada al-Carmel’s Conference for Palestinian Doctoral Students

Exciting Research at Mada al-Carmel’s Conference for Palestinian Doctoral Students

Mada al-Carmel, The Arab Center for Applied Social Research, held its fourth annual conference for Palestinian doctoral students at the Rimonim Mary’s Well Hotel in Nazareth. Dozens of academics, researchers and activists were present to discuss the doctoral research of Palestinian students from inside Israel, the West Bank, Jerusalem and... Details
“70 years of Nakbah” – A new E-book by Mada al-Carmel

“70 years of Nakbah” – A new E-book by Mada al-Carmel

In the wake of the 70th anniversary of the Nakbah, Mada al-Carmel, the Arab Center for Applied Social Research, has released a new E-book entitled: “70 years of Nakbah”. This E-book edited by Dr. Mohanad Mostafa, includes a series of articles by Palestinian researchers, and aims to deepen the debate... Details
The Palestinians in Israel

The Palestinians in Israel

Read our new e-book: The Palestinians in Israel - Readings in History, Politics and Society – Vol. 2 Mada al-Carmel, the Arab Center for Applied Social Research, has published the English version -of the second volume of the book: The Palestinians in Israel - Readings in History, Politics and Society... Details