Panel Announcement: Unconventional Feminist Activism in Tunisia

Promoting Women’s Rights from within the Governing System: Tools, Challenges, and Achievements Place: Faculty of Arts & Humanities, University of Sousse Date: May 11th to 12st The “Tunisian exception” in its geographical entourage, mainly when it comes to women’s rights, though still not perfect, is outstanding. While Tunisia took revolutionary decisions in issues which are […]

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Panel Announcement “New forms of youth activism in Tunisia”

Place: Faculty of Arts & Humanities, University of Sousse Date: May 11th to 12st This panel deals with youth activism in Tunisia after 2011. As the youth were significant actors in Tunisia’s revolution, the following years were marked by their steady disengagement from public life, exposing their disillusion and disappointment with a political class dominated […]

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Call for Applications

Social Visibility, Affect & Epistemics of Protest in Morocco and Tunisia since 2011 Deadline for submission: February 10, 2018 “The Maghreb in Transition” is an interdisciplinary research partnership between the Ludwigs-Maximilians University of Munich and eight partner universities in Morocco and Tunisia, namely Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University (Fez), Hassan II University (Casablanca), the National […]

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