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London Middle East Institute

Recent Issues

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April-May 2018
April - May 2018

♦ What to expect from El-Sisi's second term? ♦The January 25th Revolution as liminal crisis ♦ Setting the platform for Egypt's next economic crisis ♦Egypt is failing its people ♦ Workers and military entrepreneurs in neoliberal Egypt ♦ The Muslim Brotherhood in El-Sisi's prisons ♦ Giulio Regeni's murder ♦ Psychoanalysis, criminality and the law in post-WWII Egypt ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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February–March 2018
February-March 2018


New Regional alliances and the Palestinian struggle ♦ Is Trump the Grinch who stole Palestinian Christmas? ♦ Gaza in a wheelchair ♦ Israel as a 'Jewish and democratic' state? ♦ Palestinian youth formations ♦ Palestinian musial experiments ♦Bringing Arab musicians to British stages ♦The SOAS Palestine Studies book series ♦ Palestine as an academic field of study ♦PLUS Reviews and events in London

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December 2017–January 2018
Middle East in London Cover December 2017 - January 2018


Tunisia: seven years later  ♦ Tunisia's ballooning civil society ♦ Literature unchained ♦ The cultural environment in post-2011 Tunisia ♦ Authoritarian revival and elite reconfiguration in Tunisia ♦ Al-Nahda ♦ Women's rights in Tunisia since the 2011 uprisings ♦ Reforming Tunisia's informal economy ♦ Photo competitions results ♦ PLUS Reviews and events in London

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