Middle East and North Africa Centre at Sussex (MENACS)
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El Moudjahidate: The Role and Memory of Women Anti-Colonial Resistance Fighters in Algeria
Nadja Makhlouf’s remarkable photographic exhibition exploring the complex histories of the Algerian women who fought in the National Liberation Front (FLN) and the Algerian Communist Party (PCA) during the Algerian War of Liberation 1954 – 1962 as soldiers, nurses and doctors.
Curated by Dr Sarah Dunstan (Queen Mary) and Professor Martin Evans (Sussex)
Dr Anne Irfan (Oxford) in conversation with Dr Jacob Norris (Sussex) on the challenges of carrying out historical research on Palestinian refugees.
Sarah El Hamed in conversation with Professor Martin Evans on Cheikha Rimitti and her iconic role in the long history of protest music in Algeria.