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Lecture

786 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 19:45
Venue: 
Beyond Veiled Clichés – The curiosity of Arab women
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Date and time: 

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 17:30 - 18:30

755 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 11:59
Venue: 
The Arab World: Between collapse and transformation
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Date and time: 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 17:30 - 18:30

The Arab World: Between collapse and transformation

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Date and time: 
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 17:30 - 18:30
Location or Venue: 
Al-Falasi Lecture Theatre, CAIS Building, Ellery Cres, ANU
Speakers: 
Professor Shafeeq Ghabra
Contact person: 
CAIS
Contact email: 
cais@anu.edu.au
Contact phone: 
61 2 61254982

Since the rebellions of 2011, the Arab order is in a state of disorder, sitting atop a time bomb made up of youth, who constitute the overwhelming majority. Today’s youth, want more freedom, dignity, jobs, and security. The unaccountable and security driven states cannot satisfy their aspirations and, in fact, push them in the opposite direction. Although the monarchies have tended to have more legitimacy than the entrenched despots of the Arab republics, their populations still experienced lack of political expression, freedoms, and government accountability.

747 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 15:01
Venue: 
Legalising Authoritarianism in Egypt
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Date and time: 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00

Legalising Authoritarianism in Egypt

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Date and time: 
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 18:00 - 19:00
Location or Venue: 
China in the World Auditorium, The Australian National University
Speakers: 
Professor Amr Hamzawy
Contact person: 
CAIS
Contact email: 
cais@anu.edu.au

Prof. Hamzawy in conversation with CAIS Deputy-Director Prof. James Piscatori

743 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 11:55
Venue: 
Regional Security in a Turbulent World: A GCC Perspective
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Date and time: 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 17:30 - 18:30

Regional Security in a Turbulent World: A GCC Perspective

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Date and time: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 17:30 - 18:30
Location or Venue: 
The Great Hall, University House, Liversidge St, ANU
Speakers: 
HE Dr Mohammad Al-Sabah
Contact person: 
CAIS
Contact email: 
cais@anu.edu.au

Over the past decade, the nature of the challenges and threats affecting the Middle East region have been among the most complex it has ever faced. The region’s political order is in a state of fundamental disequilibrium: from the unravelling of the Sykes-Picot architecture to the emergence of a nuclear Iran, and the unprecedented challenges to the legitimacy of the Arab political system. Each of these challenges is a potential threat to global peace and stability.

741 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 15:52
Venue: 
Ghabra
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Event type: 

Lecture

Date and time: 

Tuesday

Ghabra

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Date and time: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 12:15

Shafeeq Ghabra is a Professor of Political Science at Kuwait University. He is now a Visiting Scholar at the Arab Centre, Doha, Qatar. From 1996 to 1999 he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Social Sciences at Kuwait University. He served as Kuwait University Chair of the Committee for Faculty Promotions and Appointments in the Humanities and Social Sciences 2011-2013. Dr Ghabra has been a Visiting Professor at The College of William and Mary and a Visiting Scholar at George Mason University’s Institute of Conflict Analysis and Resolution.

714 at http://cais.anu.edu.au

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Date and time: 
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 12:30
Venue: 
Power Failure: The Political Odyssey of a Pakistani Woman
Speaker: 
Anita Mack
Event type: 

Lecture

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