April 25, 2012 - April 27, 2012
Sponsored by the Arab Studies Institute (ASI) and Lund University's Center for Middle Eastern Studies
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.
Forum on Muslim and Arab Affairs
FAMA is the research arm of the Arab Studies Institute.
Forum on Arab and Muslim Affairs (FAMA) is the research arm of the Arab Studies Institute. It produces and oversees ASI’s research projects on overarching issues related to the Arab and broader Muslim worlds, including the Middle East and North Africa. The forum is the home of ASI's Knowledge Production Project, the Political Economy Project, among others. All FAMA projects are operated by the Arab Studies Institute, a nonprofit organization that produces and scrutinizes knowledge on matters related to the Arab world and its relations.