Connections Episode 76 - Edward W. Said: Life and Legacies with Adel Iskandar (Video)
Connections Episode 76
Edward W. Said: Life and Legacies
Mouin Rabbani Interviews Adel Iskandar
On Monday, 18 September Jadaliyya co-editor Mouin Rabbani spoke with Adel Iskandar about Edward W. Said, who passed away twenty years ago this month. This episode of Connections examines Said’s intellectual and political accomplishments and legacies.
Connections offers timely and informative interviews on current events and broader policy questions, as well as themes relevant to knowledge production. It combines journalism, analysis, and scholarship.
Adel Iskandar is an Associate Professor of Global Communication at Simon Fraser University, where he is the Director of the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies and the Chair of Graduate Studies in the School of Communication. He is the author, co-author and co-editor of numerous works including Edward Said: A Legacy of Emancipation and Representation (University of California Press, 2010). Iskandar is a Co-Editor of Jadaliyya.
Mouin Rabbani has published and commented widely on Palestinian affairs, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the contemporary Middle East. He was previously Senior Analyst Middle East and Special Advisor on Israel-Palestine with the International Crisis Group, and head of political affairs with the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria. He is Co-Editor of Jadaliyya Ezine.