Conférence

Sanjay Subrahmanyam, "Tolerance in a Minor Key: Early Modern Experiments" utilisateur_EFR jeu, 05/03/2018 - 15:51

Conférence de Sanjay Subrahmanyam (Collège de France-UCLA) à l’École française de Rome

The Greek Exodus From Egypt

From the nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth, Greeks comprised one of the largest and most influential minority groups in Egyptian society, yet barely two thousand remain there today. This painstakingly researched book explains how Egypt’s once-robust Greek population dwindled to virtually nothing, beginning with the abolition of foreigners’ privileges in 1937 and culminating in the nationalist revolution of 1952.