Democratization and Freedom of Speech: A Focus on the Arab World, Turkey, and Ukraine

Posted on August 28th, 2012 by Med Studies Staff in Events

Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 3:30 pm- 5:00 pm, Encina Hall East, Goldman Conference Room (E409)
(616 Serra Street, map)

Democratization and Freedom of Speech: A Focus on the Arab World, Turkey, and Ukraine
The session will explore contemporary questions of democratization, democratic regression and freedom of speech in the cases of Turkey, the Arab World, and Ukraine.

Lina Khatib (Stanford University)

Nuray Mert (2012-13 FSI-Humanities Center International Visitor; Istanbul University)

Lucan Way (2012 CDDRL Visiting Associate Professor; University of Toronto)

Moderator: Ali Yaycıoğlu (Stanford University)

[Co-sponsored by the CDDRL Program on Arab Reform and Democracy, the Europe Center, Stanford Humanities Center, and the Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies]

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