The Palestinian Authority in the West Bank: The Theatrics of Woeful Statecraft. Jadaliyya interview with authors Pace and Sen: NEW TEXTS OUT NOW

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Interview conducted by Jadaliyya journalist with RUC authors of new book on the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank. The theatrics of woeful statecraft
Original languageEnglish
Publication date22 Jul 2019
Place of PublicationASI (Arab Studies Institute)
VolumeJuly 2019
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 22 Jul 2019

Bibliographical note

Michelle Pace is Professor (MSO) at Roskilde University’s Department of Social Sciences and Business. She is also Honorary Professor in Politics and International Studies at the University of Birmingham in the UK. Her research areas of interest include migration studies, memory studies, and emotions in IR.

Somdeep Sen is a postdoctoral researcher at Roskilde University. His research centers on spatial politics, settler colonialism, postcolonialism, and migration in the Middle East and Europe. He has published on the Israeli–Palestinian ‘conflict’ and co-edited a volume on Syrian refugee children’s journeys in exile (Routledge, 2018)


  • West Bank
  • Palestine
  • occupied Palestinian territories
  • Palestinian Authority
  • theatrics
  • diplomacy
  • statecraft
  • state building
  • Performance Studies
  • Anis Nacrour

    Michelle Pace (Host)

    1 Feb 2019

    Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting an academic visitor

  • The Causes of Palestinian Disunity, 1993-2014

    Michelle Pace (Examiner), Nicola Pratt (Examiner), Deema Kaneff (Examiner), Tim J Haughton (Examiner), Gerasimos Tsourapas (Examiner) & Ziad Attiya Abu Mustafa (Examiner)

    27 Nov 2018

    Activity: Examination

  • Carlsberg project book manuscript workshop

    Michelle Pace (Organizer), Somdeep Sen (Organizer), Ahmed Badawi (Speaker), Karim Barghouti (Speaker), Haim Yacobi (Participant), Sophie Richter-Devroe (Speaker), Buthaina Shaheen (Participant), Muhammad Shehada (Participant) & Sofie Viborg (Participant)

    5 Aug 20187 Aug 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conference

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