Guest seminar by prof. Barrie Wharton: From Marrakech to Minia; Tales from the Trenches-Ten years of the Arab Spring; Will we ever see Summer?

The Centre for Resolution of International Conflicts (CRIC) has the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar with  Prof. Barrie Wharton on his recent work on the Arab Spring and Islam in Northern Africa.

Time and place:
University of Copenhagen, CSS Campus, room 7.0.04, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1353 Copenhagen K, Thursday October 31th, 2019, 10:00-11:30 am.

Please sign up here no later than the 30th of October.
The event is held and registration is no longer possible.

The seminar is open for anyone interested.

Prof. Barrie Wharton graduated with a B.A. First Class Honours from the University of Limerick/Universidad de Valladolid (Spain) in European Studies in 1994 and was awarded the Perpetual Silver Medal for the highest marks amongst that year's graduants. He was later awarded a Ph.D. from the same university in 1997. Dr. Wharton has lectured and published extensively throughout Europe, North America, Africa and the Arab world on the question of Islamic radicalism and issues of Islamic socio-cultural integration and he is a regular voice in the international media. In 2006/6 and 2009/10, he was a senior research fellow at the National Centre for Research on Europe of the University of Canterbury (New Zealand) and Acting Chair of Hispanic Studies at the University of Sydney from 2013-15.  He is currently Director of the Structured Ph.D. in New Media and Film (University of Limerick/National University of Ireland Galway) and co-director of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for European Studies at the University of Limerick in Ireland.

Coffee and tea will be served at the event, please come in good time.

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