Guest Lecture Prof. Dr. Paul Tabar: "Lebanese Migration and Diaspora"

May 2010

Paul Tabar is the Director of the Institute for Migration Studies, Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology at the Lebanese American University, Beirut campus, and Associate Researcher at the Centre for Cultural Research, University of Western Sydney. He is a co-author of Bin Laden in the Suburbs: Criminalising the Arab Other (The Institute of Criminology, Sydney University, 2004), and has published many articles on Lebanese and Arab migrants in international journals, furthermore he is editor of Lebanese diaspora: history, racism and belonging (LAU, Beirut, 2005). He is currently finishing on a book on the cultural practices of the Lebanese migrants in Australia.