Middle East and Islamic Studies Program Presents
Year III of the Hirak Between Repression and Optimism
Revisiting the Algerian Uprising
With Muriam Haleh-Davis & Thomas Serres
Friday, 7 May 2021
10:30 AM EST
Cosponsored by Arab Studies Institute, George Mason University Schar SchoolCenter for Global Islamic Studies (GMU), GLOA (GMU)
Muriam Haleh Davis is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She is a co-editor of the Maghreb page on Jadaliyya and is also on the editorial committee of the Middle East Research and Information Project (MERIP). She co-edited a volume published by Bloomsbury Academic Press in 2018 entitled “North Africa and the Making of Europe: Governance, Institutions and Culture” and has published in the Journal of Contemporary History, Middle East Critique, and the Journal of European Integration History.
Thomas Serres has a PhD in political science from the EHESS. He is currently an associated researcher with Développement & Société in Paris and an Adjunct Professor at the University of California-Santa Cruz. His research focuses on the politics of crisis and trans-nationalization in Algeria.