Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 00:00 to 23:59
The British Academy

Session II, Day I (continued) of the Gertrude Bell and Iraq - A Life and Legacy Conference 
Gertrude Bell & the Making of the Iraqi State

Chair: Sir Terence Clark KBE, CMG, CVO  
Dr Wolfgang Köhler —‘We've got our King crowned’ - Gertrude Bell’s part in the establishment of the Iraqi state
Ms Myriam Yakoubi — Gertrude Bell and the Anglo-Hashemite romance
Dr Saad Eskander — Gertrude Bell and the Formation of the Iraqi State: The Kurdish Dimension 

Organised by The British Institute for the Study of Iraq with the British Academy in association with the Gertrude Bell Archive at Newcastle University.
Media Partner: BBC History Magazine