Book Launch – Nermin Allam: Women and the Egyptian Revolution


12:00pm - 1:30pm

Lindner Family Commons (Room 602)

1957 E St NW

Washington, DC 20052

Nermin Allam will join POMEPS to discuss her new book, Women and the Egyptian Revolution: Engagement and Activism During the 2011 Arab Uprisings, at the Elliott School for International Affairs, on September 5, Room 602 from 12:00 pm- 1:30 pm. This innovative and insightful book offers an oral history of women’s engagement in this important historical juncture; it situates women’s experience within the socio-economic flows, political trajectories, and historical contours of Egypt.

Nermin Allam is an Assistant Professor of Politics at Rutgers University-Newark.  Allam holds a Doctorate of Philosophy in International Relations and Comparative Politics from the University of Alberta, Canada. Her areas of research interest include: Social movements; gender politics; Middle Eastern and North African studies; and political Islam. Limited copies of the book will be available for students

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