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Revolution and Counter-revolution in the Arab World

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Speaker(s): Professor Gilles Kepel
Chair: Professor Nigel Ashton

Recorded on 16 November 2011 in Old Theatre, Old Building.

From the Tunisian and Egyptian uprisings to their suppression in Bahrain and Syria; from civil war in Yemen and Libya to the challenges arising from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict – what are the prospects for the Arab revolt(s)?

Gilles Kepel is professor and chair, Middle East and Mediterranean Studies, at the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po).

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