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Egypt's Arab Spring: Past and Present Revolutions

Speaker Kristi Barnwell
Date Jan 27, 2014
Time 7:30 pm  
Location Brookens Auditorium
Sponsor World Affairs Council of Central Illinois
Phone 2172068507
Event type lecture
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Dr. Barnwell will provide historical background on the evolution of the Egyptian state and recount the Egyptian Revolutions. This talk will address the issues unfolding in Egypt today, including: What role has the military played in the revolutions? What kinds of obstacles exist for the future of democratic, constitutional rule in Egypt? What is the current state of civil society in Egypt?