• Bio

    Adel Abdel Ghafar is a doctoral researcher at the Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies (Middle East & Central Asia)  at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra, Australia. His doctoral dissertation researches the political economy of the MENA region with a focus on Egypt. He is also a Visiting Fellow at the Political Science Department of the …

  • Publications

    Edited Volumes, Book Chapters & Encyclopedia Entries  Adel Abdel Ghafar et al, The Contemporary Middle East: Revolution or Reform?, (Melbourne University Press, 2014).  ‘January 25th: The Day the Barrier of Fear Broke Down’ in Prof. Asaad Al Saleh, (Ed.) Voices of the Arab Spring:Personal Stories From the Arab Revolutions (Columbia University Press, February 2015). ‘Social …