Conference: The Unfinished Project of the Arab Spring – Why “Middle East Exceptionalism” is Still Wrong

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

The Unfinished Project of the Arab Spring: Why “Middle East Exceptionalism” is Still Wrong

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
September 25-27, 2015


Keynote Speakers
* Tariq Ali: Recolonizing the Arab World 
* John Espositio: Islam and Democracy after the Arab Spring 
* Amina Wadud: Reformist Islam, Gender and the Question of         Authority 
* Karima Bennoune: The Struggle against Fundamentalism after the Revolutions of 2011: Your Fatwa Still does not Apply Here 
Conference Full Program

There is no registration fee; All Welcome 

Mojtaba Mahdavi, PhD
Conference Chair