Rethinking Islamist Politics

When:
January 23, 2014 – January 24, 2014 all-day
2014-01-23T05:00:00+00:00
2014-01-24T05:00:00+00:00
Where:
Lindner Family Commons, Room 602, Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street Northwest
The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052
USA
Contact:
POMEPS
202-994-2309

IMG_4561Burgat, Hegghammer, Lawrence, and Masoud analyzed the state of Islamist politics in the Middle East. They discussed the current directions of the Muslim Brotherhood and electoral politics, Salafism, and jihadist movements, as well as trends in the broader Islamic context.

 

 

Panelists:
François Burgat – Institut de Recherches et d’Etudes sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman
Thomas Hegghammer –  Norwegian Defense Research Establishment
Bruce Lawrence – Duke University
Tarek Masoud – Harvard University

Moderated by:
Marc Lynch – George Washington University

 

This event is part of a special series on Islam in a Changing Middle East supported by the Henry Luce Foundation.

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