November 16, 2011
Across the Atlantic: Islam, Europe, and the Repercussions of 9/11
This panel discussion brought together a number of scholars to discuss the societal impact of the September 11 attacks on Islamophobia, radicalization, and similar issues. Speakers included H.A. Hellyer, Senior Analyst at the Abu Dhabi Gallup Center and ISPU Fellow; and Jocelyne Cesari, Director of the Islam in the West Program, Harvard and JHU University, as well as Hussein Rashid of Hofstra University; Sharon Memis moderated. The event was sponsored by the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding, the British Council's Our Shared Future Project, and the Johns Hopkins University's Center for Transatlantic Relations.
Jocelyne Cesari is a renowned scholar of Islam and Middle Eastern politics. She is a Senior Fellow at the Berkley Center, where she directs the Islam in World Politics program, and will be joining the Department of Government as a Visiting...