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Visiting Speaker: Dr Francois Burgat

Understanding Political Islam: In search of the Islamist other 1973-2013

François Burgat is a senior researcher (DR1) in political science at the CNRS based at the IREMAM in Aix-en-Provence. Fluent in Arabic, François Burgat has devoted his career as a political scientist to the analysis of political systems and civil societies in the contemporary Arab world. All are welcome to attend his talk on "Understanding Political Islam: In Search of the Islamist other 1973-2013". Tea/coffee will be served in the IAIS Common Room at 16:00. The talk will take place at 16:30 in The Cave, downstairs in IAIS.

Event details

Poster_19_March.pdf (292K)