Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies Dr. Pamela Chrabieh was invited as a special guest speaker to give a lecture entitled “Policy, Global Citizens and World Peace: How can Governments influence policy to create better Global citizens and work towards World Peace? Case studies: Lebanon, Canada and the United Arab Emirates” on March 14, 2016 … Continue reading Harvard College Asia Program Conference
Le journaliste et chercheur Emmanuel Haddad m’a interviewée à propos de la blogosphère libanaise avant et après les combats de 2006 au Liban, et de la mémoire de la guerre. Voici un passage de l’entrevue publié dans son article ‘Les traces invisibles de la guerre du Liban’ lequel est disponible sur le site Sept.info (plate-forme … Continue reading Les traces invisibles de la guerre du Liban
For those who are interested in Peace Education. One of my latest papers was published in the Official Conference Proceedings of THE ASIAN CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION 2015, Kobe, Japan. http://iafor.org/arch…/proceedings/…/ACE2015_proceedings.pdf (pp.135-144) Continue reading Peace Education in Lebanon: A Case Study in the University Context (ACE2015 Conference Proceedings)
AUD’s Dr. Pamela Chrabieh presents at several conferences in Lebanon 06/01/2016 General Knowledge, as explained by Dr. Pamela Chrabieh, Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies at AUD, is the progressive building of one’s knowledge in diverse areas of knowledge production through multiple means and channels, including reading, traveling, watching movies, listening to music, socializing, cooking … Continue reading The Importance of General Knowledge
Dr. Pamela Chrabieh talks democracy, democratic institutions, citizenship and advocacy Dr. Pamela Chrabieh, Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies at AUD and a member of the Christian Academic Forum for Citizenship in the Arab World (CAFCAW) Executive Committee, met her peers during a workshop on Lebanese Youth and Citizenship held in Beirut recently. Dr. Chrabieh … Continue reading AUD Professor Leads Discussion on Religion-State Relations in the Middle East
Mon article paru ce matin dans l’Orient-le-Jour, Beyrouth. Je fais partie de ce qu’on nommerait aujourd’hui les dinosaures du blogging libanais. Lorsque j’utilisais le blog pour la première fois entre 2005 et 2006, nous étions une poignée d’internautes qui essayaient de nouvelles plates-formes telle « Blogspot » de Google. Ces années charnières dans l’histoire contemporaine du Liban … Continue reading Pourquoi bloguer?
‘Go Home’ by Lebanese director Jihane Chouaib is a powerful statement about the difficulty that many members of the Lebanese diaspora face when they go back to their homeland, with a particular focus on war memory, post-traumatic syndrome disorders and identity crisis. I watched the movie two days ago at the Dubai Film Festival and … Continue reading My ‘Go Home!’ Movie Review
Academic Virtual presentation about my pedagogical approach and my research in three Lebanese universities from 2007 till 2014. The 7th Asian Conference on Education, Art Center of Kobe, Kobe, Japan Wednesday, October 21 – Sunday, October 25, 2015 http://iafor.org/conferences/ace2015/ This virtual presentation is published here: Conference Programme – View on issuu via a web browser: … Continue reading My Peace Education (Japan)
I was born and raised in a war zone, where the culture of war prevailed – and still is -, along with sectarianism, State paralysis, militias’ laws, negative media propaganda, hatred, conflictual identities, etc. I spent enough time in shelters or in displacement. I avoided snipers and land mines. I faced the destruction of our … Continue reading One Coffee Bean at a Time
Why do humans do terrible things to each other? This is a question I asked my parents when I was a child trapped in a shelter, afraid of the bombs, the snipers and the breaking news gloomy sounds. A question I ask myself every day following the massacres taking place throughout the Southwestern Asian region… … Continue reading Beirut is bleeding, again!