SEPADPod with Sara Salem

3rd Mar 2020 by Simon Mabon

On this episode of SEPADPod Simon speaks with Sara Salem, Assistant Professor in Sociology at the LSE. Sara is the author of a number of articles looking at connections between postcolonial theory and Marxism, with special attention to the context of Egypt and the period of decolonisation in the mid-twentieth century. She is the author of the forthcoming book Anticolonial Afterlives in Egypt: The Politics of Hegemony, which will be published by Cambridge University Press in 2020. On this episode, Simon and Sara talk about the role of theory, decolonialism, anti colonialism and post colonialism, her new book, Nasser, and the role of agency.

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