Monday, May 12, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: University Hall, 201, Hagstrum Room,, 1897 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students
Program of African Studies
Category: Lectures & Meetings
Title: "The Derailing of the Arab Spring: Lessons Learned about Democracy and Governance"
Dr. Brumberg is an Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Georgetown University. He received his BA in French and Political Science from Indiana University, and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. The author of many articles on political and social change in the Middle East and wider Islamic World, his "Reinventing Khomeini: The Struggle for Reform in Iran" was published in April 2001 by The University of Chicago Press. A member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Democracy and the Advisory Board of the International Forum on Democratic Studies, Dr. Brumberg is also Chairman of the non-profit Foundation on Democratization and Political Change in the Middle East.
Organized By: Program of African Studies (PAS) Working Group on Democracy and Governance
Co-Sponsored By: Middle East & North African Studies Program (MENA) and Buffett Center for International and Comparative Studies (BCICS)