CMES Research Seminar 2021

CMES Research Seminar is the main collective seminar at the Centre. LU researchers and invited national and international leading scholars present ongoing research and analyses of a broad range of exciting topics of relevance for the Middle East.

11 February 2021 13:15 to 14:30

The Meanings of the People in Turkish Politics: A Genealogy

Spyros Sofos 


25 February 2021 13:15 to 14:30

The Development of the Theological and Political Aspects of Jihadi-Salafism

Orwa Ajjoub 

Discussant: Journalist Nihad Jariri, Al Aan TV


11 March 2021 13:15 to 14:30 

The Missing Sense of Peace. Diplomatic Approachment and Virtualization during the COVID-19 Lockdown

Isabel Bramsen and Anine Hagemann

25 March 2021 13:15 to 14:30 

Rethinking Environmental Security. The Lessons Learned from the Middle East

Kaveh Madani


8 April 2021 13:15 to 14:30 

Developing Democracy in the Middle East. Rhetoric vs Reality

Darcy Thompson


22 April 2021 13:15 to 14:30

A New Israeli Political Landscape? Recent Trends and Future Implications

Isabell Schierenbeck


6 May 2021 13:15 to 14:30 

New Perspectives on Migration Patterns in Sudan in the Context of Climate Change

Fanny Christou


20 May 2021 13:15 to 14:30

What is so Sectarian about Sectarian Politics? Identity Politics and Authoritarianism in a New Middle East

Morten Valbjørn


3 June 2021 13:15 to 14:30 

Refugee Decision-making in the First Countries of Asylum

Mo Hamza