Revolutionary Spaces: Street, Square, Mosque, and the Role of Islam in the Arab Uprisings
October 27, 2011 @ 8:00am
Research Hall 161
George Mason University
Presented by the Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies, Middle East Studies Program, and the Working Group on Displaced Population
As part of the semester-long lecture series on the Arab uprisings, Sumaiya Hamdani, Associate Professor in the Department of History and Art History, discussed the ground-breaking developments in the Middle East taking a close look at the significance of public spaces that protest movements emerged from and Islam's role in this historic transformative period.
Forum on Muslim and Arab Affairs
FAMA is the research arm of the Arab Studies Institute.