Nicola Pratt of the University of Warwick talks about her latest book, Embodying Geopolitics: Generations of Women’s Activism in Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon, with Marc Lynch on this week’s podcast. The book demonstrates how the production and regulation of gender are integrally bound up with the exercise and organization of geopolitical power, with consequences for women’s activism and its effects. (Starts at 25:11). André Bank of the German Institute for Global and Area Studies and Jan Busse of Bundeswehr University Munich talk about their special issue, “MENA political science research a decade after the Arab uprisings: Facing the facts on tremulous grounds,” published in Mediterranean Politics. (Starts at 0:44).