Age of Coexistence w/ Ussama Makdisi

Featuring Ussama Makdisi on the late Ottoman Empire’s Arab culture of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish coexistence—an ecumenical frame that was interrupted by European colonialism and Zionism, which exacerbated and exploited sectarianism. This is the first of a two-part interview.

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Topics: Arab Politics Colonialism Iraq Israel Palestine Religion Settler Colonialism Zionism
Guests: Ussama Makdisi