ME Master Students graduated

A new cohort of students just graduated with a Master's degree in ME studies and wrote master's theses on very diverse topics (Algeria, Afghanistan, Jordan and migration from the ME to Europe). [...]


Middle East Forum Newsletter #2 Summer edition

We wish you all a warm and relaxing summer. However, in only a few weeks from now the important Almedalen week starts. Lund University is as always well represented and many panels have connections [...]


"Creatively Displaced? The Impact of Neoliberal Urban Policies on Immigrants from Turkey in Berlin"

CMES guest researcher Defne Kadıoğlu Polat just published a chapter in the book "German-Turkish Relations Revisited: The European Dimension, Domestic and Foreign Politics and Transnational Dynamics". [...]



‘Becoming an EX’: Patterns and Dynamics of Exiting Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood after 2011

Dr. Mustafa Menshawy is an assistant professor at the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies.

June 4 at 12:00

CMES Seminar Room, Finngatan 16


The Impossible Dance: Rural Expressions and Regime Ideology in Syrian Dabke

Shayna Silverstein is an assistant professor in Performance Studies at Northwestern University.

June 12 at 12:00

CMES Seminar Room, Finngatan 16