Status Audio Magazine

{{langos!='ar'?"Issue "+guestData[0].issueNb:"عدد "+guestData[0].issueNb}}


Compound Crises: Ziad Abu-Rish Reports on the Chemical Explosion In Beirut

Ziad Abu-Rish

Photo by Hiba Al Kallas
Interviewed by Shahram Aghamir
{{langos=='en'?('08/08/2020' | todate):('08/08/2020' | artodate)}}
{{('10'=='10'?'onEnglish':'10'=='20'?'onArabic':'10'=='30'?'onBoth':'') | translate}}

To get a better picture of what happened in Beirut and the economic and political crisis compounded by the covid-19 pandemic that is pushing the country to the brink of economic collapse, shahrm Aghamir spoke with Ziad Abu Rish.


Ziad Abu-Rish
Ziad Abu-Rish

Editor of the Arab Studies Journal and Co-Editor of Jadaliyya.

Ziad Abu-Rish is Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Ohio University. He is co-editor of The Dawn of the Arab Uprisings: End of An Older Order? (2012), and author of Protests, Regime Stability, and the History of Authoritarian State Formation in Jordan in the forthcoming edited volume Beyond the Arab Spring: The Evolving Ruling Bargain in the Middle East (2014).

In addition to his publications, Ziad serves as one of the senior editors of the Arab Studies Journal. Ziad is co-editor of Jadaliyya. His co-authored Jadaliyya articles can be found here.

Twitter: @ziadaburish

read more