Betty Anderson, Associate Professor of History, Boston University
Discover the main political, social, cultural, and intellectual events that have shaped the making of the modern Middle East in the 19th and 20th centuries. Themes include political change and the end of the Ottoman Empire, mass politics, women in Middle Eastern societies, and colonialism and imperialism.

Ten-session course tickets ($200, $250) are not available online.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
The first price is for members, seniors, and students; the second is full price.
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Please Note: Due to unforeseen circumstances the originally scheduled speaker, Professor Ilham Khuri-Makdisi is unable to speak. Professor Betty Anderson will be speaking.