Showing posts with label Democracy in Arab World. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Democracy in Arab World. Show all posts

Monday, November 7, 2016

Arabology Interviews Bassem Youssef

Listen at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/bassemyoussef

Dr. Ramzi Salti interviews satirist/columnist/TV Host Bassem Youssef, aka the Egyptian Jon Stewart, at Stanford University on Nov 7, 2016--one day before the elections.

In this interview, Bassem discussed his time in residency at Stanford; his TV show Al-Bernameg (a satirical news program which ran from 2011 to 2014); his current project titled 'The Democracy Handbook'; and his upcoming book and documentary.


PICTURES WITH BASSEM YOUSSEF AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY:

Bassem Youssef at KZSU 90.1 FM

Dr. Ramzi Salti (left) with Dr. Bassem Youssef (Nov 2016)

Stanford University 2016

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Democratic Transition and Development in the Arab World (Stanford)

The third annual conference of the Program on Arab Reform and Democracy is taking place at Stanford University's Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law on April 26 and 27, 2012. The conference, Democratic Transition and Development in the Arab World, is free and open to the public and will take place at the Bechtel Conference Center at Stanford University. Notable academics and activists will convene to discuss a new integrated framework for development post Arab Spring. To RSVP and learn more about the conference, please refer to their website.



Monday, March 12, 2012

Podcast from Arabology (Epsiode 8, March 8, 12) Available ft. Interview with Ahmed Benchemsi, More

The 8th episode of 'Arabology' (March 8, 2012) features personal interview with Ahmed Benchemsi, visiting scholar at Stanford University's Program on Arab Reform and Democracy at the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law and publisher and editor of Morocco's two best-selling newsweeklies TelQuel (French) and Nishan (Arabic), which he founded in 2001 and 2006, respectively. Ahmed's magazines have been repeatedly cited by major media such as CNN, BBC, Al Jazeera and more, as strong advocates of democracy and secularism in the Middle East and North Africa.

Show also includes interview with Dabke dancer/trainer/singer Ayman El Saabi (who sings live on the show) plus a discussion with Stanford student of Arabic Joe Delgado.

This episode also features music by Mashrou' Leila (rare remix), Emel Mathlouthi, Tania Kassis (remix), Barry, Alabina and more.



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DJ Ramzi (right) with Stanford student of Arabic Joe Delgado 

Dabke trainer/dancer/singer Ayman El Saabi

With Ahmed Benchemsi, Visiting Scholar, blogger at Stanford

Ahmed Benchemsi of Stanford's Program on Arab Reform and Democracy 

Playlist for ArabologyThursday, 8 March 2012  4pm - 6pmDJ: Ramzi S.

ArtistTrackAlbum/Label
Mashrou LeilaEmbembelela7N/A
Unreleased
Diab, AmrTagrua Wa-'addet (Trial And Error?)Album ReviewBanadeek Ta'ala (I'm Calling You, Come)
Laser
Kassis, TaniaChou Ma Sar (Techno Remix By Jad Mhanna & Chahé Cupélian)Album ReviewOriental Colors
Magnum Records International

Interview with Joseph DelgadoInterview Part 1Arabology
KZSU
Ishtar AlabinaHabibi de Mis Amores (Habibi Ya Nour El Ein)The Alabina years
Ascot Music

Interview with Joseph DelgadoInterview Part 2Arabology
KZSU
Ajram, NancySallim 'alayha (Greet Her)Album ReviewSahret Tarab (A Night Of Ecstacy)
New Sound
News ReportNews ReportKZSU News
KZSU

Interview with Ayman El SaabiInterviewArabology
KZSU
Sabah FakhriQaddoka El MayasMusical Enigma & Arabic Music Fascination
Tri Alliance Entertainments
Mathlouthi, EmelKelmti Horra (My Word Is Free)Album ReviewKelmti Horra
World Village

Interview with Ahmed BenchemsiInterview Part 1Arabology
KZSU
OumDaym AllahStone 3
TelQuel/Sigma 2006

Interview with Ahmed BenchemsiInterview Part 2Arabology
KZSU
BarryHchouma ya laarabSleeping System
TelQuel/Sigma 2006

Interview with Ahmed BenchemsiInterview Part 3Arabology
KZSU
BarryEl KahlaSleeping System
TelQuel/Sigma 2006


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