E.g., 03/21/2018
E.g., 03/21/2018
Panelists will include Geneive Abdo, a fellow in the Middle East program at the Stimson Center, specializing in issues regarding modern Iran and political Islam and Bernard Haykel, a professor of Near Eastern Studies and director of the Institute for Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia at Princeton.
Vali Nasr, Professor of International Politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy of Tufts University, presented a public talk titled, "Economics versus Extremism: The New Muslim Middle Class and Ideological Shift in the Muslim World," at 4:30 p.m.
Isobel Coleman '87, a senior fellow for U.S. foreign policy at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of Paradise Beneath Her Feet: How Women are Transforming the Middle East, presented a public talk titled, "Women, Islam and Reform in the Middle East" on Wednesday, October 6 at 4:30 p.m.
Jok Madut Jok, Associate Professor in the Department of History at Loyola Marymount University
Nadia Bilbasey, Washington correspondent, Al Arabiya
Emmanuel Sivan, Professsor of Islamic History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem