Panel Discussion on the Arab Spring
Please join the Middle East Institute of Georgia State University for the panel discussion:
The discussion will be held on Wednesday, March 28, from 1:00-2:30 PM, in the Troy Moore Library on the 9th floor of the General Classroom Building. Panel participants and topics include:
The Arab Spring and Sectarianism: The Gulf and Syria
Dr. Michael Herb, Director, Middle East Institute
The Geopolitics of Tunisia’s Transition
Dr. Shawn Powers, Department of Communication, Georgia State University
Pushed Toward Pragmatism: The Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution
Dr. Carrie Wickham, Department of Political Science, Emory University
Want to learn more? The following are just a few of the books available in the University Library:
Bradley, John R. After the Arab spring: How the Islamists Hijacked the Middle East Revolts. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Gardner, Lloyd C. The Road to Tahrir Square: Egypt and the United States from the Rise of Nasser to the Fall of Mubarak. New York: New Press, 2011.
Hibou, Béatrice. The Force of Obedience: The Political Economy of Repression in Tunisia. Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2011.
Khalil, Karima, ed. Messages from Tahrir: Signs from Egypt’s Revolution. Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press, 2011.
Pollack, Kenneth, et al. The Arab Awakening: America and the Transformation of the Middle East. Washington, DC: Brookings Institute, 2011.
Rushdy, Hatem, ed. 18 days in Tahrir: Stories from Egypt’s Revolution. Hong Kong: Haven Books, 2011.