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Arab Uprisings: Contesting Narratives, Locating Power

By The Arab Studies Institute and Lund University

04/25/2012 04:00 am   -   04/27/2012 02:00 pm

Location: Lund, Sweden.


The Arab Studies Institute (ASI) and Lund University's Center for Middle Eastern Studies co-sponsored a two-and-a-half day conference in Lund Sweden. The gathering featured over forty scholars, artists, activists, and opposition figures who met in roundtable formatt to discuss a range of themes, case-studies, and issues related to the Arab uprisings. Those in attendence included Haytham Manna', Alaa Shehabi, and Nabeel Rajab.