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Tufts University Middle East Studies Program
Whatever happened to the 'Arab Spring'?
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Eaton Hall 206, 5:00pm-7:00pm
A Panel Discussion followed by an Open Debate
Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal Professor in Contemporary Islamic Thought
and Life, Harvard University; author of Gardiens de l'Islam: Les
Oulémas d'Al Azhar dans l'Égypte contemporaine (1996) and Islamism
in Morocco: Religion, Authoritarianism, and Electoral Politics
Professor of Political Science, Kent State University, and Fellow,
the Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington DC; author of Adaptable
Autocrats: Regime Power in Egypt and Syria (2012).
Edward Keller Professor of North African and Middle Eastern History,
Tufts; author of The Battlefield: Algeria 1988-2002. Studies in a
broken polity (2003) and Berber Government (forthcoming 2013).
Beatrice Manz (Moderator)
Professor of History, Middle East and Inner Asia, Tufts. Author of
The Rise and Rule of Tamerlane and Power, Politics and Religion in
Refreshments (coffee, tea, snacks) provided