Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey

Various presenters
Date and Time: 
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 6:30pm

Department of Anthropology
Main Quad - Building 50
Room 51A (Colloquium Room)


Panelists will discuss the contemporary political situation in the Middle East with special respect to Egypt and Turkey.

- Amr Adly (Stanford University), “Egypt after June 30th: Between Abortive and Potential Fascism”
- Ayça Alemdaroğlu (Stanford University), “Youth and Politics in Turkey”
- Alexander Key (Stanford University), “Should It Matter What We Call It? Islamic, Democratic, and Spring Politics”
- Kabir Tambar (Stanford University), “Popular Protest and the Politics of the Present in Turkey”

[Co-sponsored by the Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, the CDDRL Program on Arab Reform and Democracy, and Stanford Humanities Center]