On this week’s conversation, Marc Lynch speaks with Rory McCarthy about Tunisia’s Ennahda party, and its transition through the uprisings to present day. Rory McCarthy is a doctoral candidate in oriental studies at the University of Oxford and a former Middle
We’ve collected a few interesting and relevant journal articles as part of our new series From the Journals. This week, we’re highlighting: Unequal Ground: Homelands and Conflict by Nadav G. Shelef. Nadav received a Travel-Research-Engagement from POMEPS in 2011, spoke
The George Washington University’s Marc Lynch, director of the Project on Middle East Political Science, with Michael Wahid Hanna & Thanassis Cambanis of The Century Foundation. They talk about the upcoming fifth anniversary of the Egyptian revolution on January 25,
We’ve collected a few interesting and relevant journal articles as part of our new series. This week, we’re highlighting: The Unintended Consequences of Emergency Food Aid: Neutrality, Sovereignty and Politics in the Syrian Civil War, 2012–15 by Jose Ciro Martinez
We have gotten multiple requests for recommendations of works on the Arab Uprisings, so we are happy to provide! Please send along any new academic articles or publications to POMEPSteam@gmail.com and we will continue to update the Arab Uprisings Bibliography. Articles
last updated: October 26, 2015 Abaza, Mona. “Post January revolution Cairo: Urban wars and the reshaping of public space.” Theory, Culture & Society (2014): 0263276414549264. Abdelrahman, Maha. “In Praise of Organization: Egypt Between Activism and Revolution.” Development and Change 44, no.3 (2013), 569-85. Abdelrahman, Maha.
Last updated: June 30, 2014. Aday, Sean, Henry Farrell, Deen Freelon, Marc Lynch and John Sides. New Media and Conflict After the Arab Spring. US Institute for Peace (2012). Adely, Fida. “The Emergence of a New Labor Movement in Jordan.” Middle East
Ambrosio, Thomas. “Democratic states and authoritarian firewalls: America as a black knight in the uprising in Bahrain.” Contemporary Politics ahead-of-print (2014): 1-16. Bellin, Eva. “Reconsidering the Robustness of Authoritarianism in the Middle East: Lessons from the Arab Spring.” Comparative Politics 44, no.
Gopnik, Blake. “Revolution in a Can.” Foreign Policy 189 (2011): 92-93. Labidi, Lilia. “Political, aesthetic, and ethical positions of Tunisian women artists, 2011–13.” The Journal of North African Studies 19.2 (2014): 157-171. Lennon, John. “Assembling a revolution: Graffiti, Cairo and the Arab
Barnartt, Sharon N. “The Arab Spring Protests and Concurrent Disability Protests: Social Movement Spillover or Spurious Relationship?” Studies in Social Justice 8.1 (2014): 67-78. Basok, Tanya. “Reclaiming Democracy and Social Justice: The Arab Spring, Occupy, and Radical Imaginaries in the 21st Century.” Studies