Prof. Asher Susser, on Behalf of Tel Aviv University, Will Host a Webcast About the Upheaval in Egypt

By Tel-aviv University, PRNE
Sunday, February 6, 2011

TEL AVIV, Israel, February 7, 2011 - The rapidly evolving conflict in Egypt is certain to have
significant implications for the future of Israel and the Middle East.

Renowned policy analyst Prof. Asher Susser, Director for External
Affairs and Senior Research Fellow at Tel Aviv University's Moshe Dayan
Center, will offer an influential insider's view of events on the ground and
how they will reverberate throughout the region and beyond.

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Please join us on Wednesday, February 9, at 15:00 GMT (16:00 CET and
17:00 in Israel, 10 AM EST) for a special webcast.

Web Site Access:

Live audio-only webcasting will be provided in RealPlayer and
Windows Media formats. Beginning at 15:00 GMT on the day of the
event, the webcast can be accessed at The replay webcast will be
available from 17:00 GMT at
The replay will be available until March 01st, 2011.

Issued to be discussed:

1. What faces Egypt?

2. What are the regional implications? Could it affect other Arab

3. What could this mean for Israel?

4. What should Israel do about it?.

About Professor Asher Susser:

Professor Asher Susser is a Senior Fellow at the Moshe Dayan
Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Tel Aviv University (TAU) and a Visiting
Professor in the Department of Judaic Studies at the University of Arizona.
He was the Director of the Moshe Dayan Center for twelve years and has taught
for thirty years in TAU's Department of Middle Eastern History. His most
recent book is on Israel, Jordan and Palestine; Challenges of Palestinian
Statehood (University Press of New England, forthcoming Fall 2011). He has
written and edited eight other books and has recently published a monograph
on The Rise of Hamas in Palestine and the Crisis of Secularism in the Arab
World (2010).

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