Week in Review: Turkey Memos, TRE Grants, TMC


On this week’s podcast, we had Marwan Kraidy, who spoke with Marc Lynch about creativity and the Arab Uprisings. Last week, Walter Armbrust spoke about Egypt and pop culture post-revolution.

We finished our memos from our Contemporary Turkish Politics Workshop at Rice University’s Baker Institute. See all of them here.

On the Monkey Cage:

How Twitter can empower opposition forces in authoritarian countries, by Mareike Transfeld and Isabelle Werenfels
The opposition is back after Saturday’s elections in Kuwait, by Yuree Noh & Marwa Shalaby

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