Carnegie Mellon University

Moataz Fattah: The Winds of Political Change in Egypt and the Middle East

Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 12:15-1:15pm, Hamburg Hall 1502

Moataz A. Fattah is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Cairo University, Egypt, and Central Michigan University, USA.  He is a non-resident fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington DC, and a fellow at the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding. Professor Fattah has forty academic publications in both Arabic and English about the political, economic, and cultural aspects of the Middle East and U.S. foreign policy toward the region. These publications include six books. His most notable English book is Democratic Values in the Muslim World.  Dr. Fattah writes daily for the Egyptian newspaper El-Shorouk. He is also a frequent commentator and analyst for BBC-Arabic, BBC-International, Al-Jazeera Arabic and Al-Jazeera English among others.  For more information about Dr. Fattah, visit

Co-sponsored by the Center for International Relations and Heinz College.