Imagining the future in North Africa
NAI's researcher Maria Malmström participates in a workshop in Alexandria, Egypt May 27-28 with the title 'Affective politics in transitional North Africa: imagining the future'. The conference is a collaboration between NAI and Swedish Institute Alexandria (SwedAlex).
In the aftermath of the 2011 uprisings and the recent instability of North African societies, European policy makers and academics alike have tended to overlook the most powerful link: the one between politics and affect. How do people sense and express the aftermath of the “Arab Spring”?
Read the complete article by Maria Malmström (pdf opens in new window).