Religion and Democratization in the Context of the Arab Spring

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A symposium presented by Islam in the West and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University.

November 10, 2011.


  • Murat Borovali, Associate Professor of International Relations, Istanbul Bilgi University
  • Jocelyne Cesari, Minerva Chair, Director of Islam and the West Program, National Defense University and Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University
  • Robert Hefner, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Institute on Culture Religion and World Affairs, Boston University
  • Augustus Richard Norton, Professor of Internatioanl Relations and Anthropology, Boston University.


  • Malik Mufti, Professor, International Relations, Middle East, Tufts University
  • Denis Sullivan, Professor; Director, International Affairs Program; Director, Middle East Center for Peace, Culture, and Development, Northeastern University.