Media’s Impact on Youth Political Participation in Iran, Iraq, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, and Tunisia
a virtual lecture by Dr. Hanan El-Shibiny, Cairo University, Egypt
Dr. El-Shibiny will discuss the media's impact on the engagement of Middle Eastern and North African youth in the political and democratic process, and how this contributes to positive changes in their communities.
Dr. Jabbar Al-Obaidi, Academic Director of Global Programs, will provide the welcoming remarks; Dr. Navid Fozi Abivard, Interim Director, MENA Studies Program, will introduce Dr. El-Shibiny; and Dr. Laura McAlinden, Chair, Philosophy Department, will moderate.
The event is open to the BSU community and the public. Classes are welcome to join. Advance registration is required. Registrants will receive confirmation emails with a link to the event.
Sponsored by Global Programs, Minnock Institute for Global Engagement; the Middle East and North Africa Studies Program (MENA); and the US Department of Education, Undergraduate International Studies Foreign Language Program.