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Egypt and Beyond


Next Thursday is the first of our Talking Point events on the news of the day: rapidly organised discussions of topical issues with leading experts in the field.

Our panel unpacks the latest developments and fallout from Egypt’s revolution. What does it mean and what happens next?


Sally Totman

Sally is Senior Lecturer in Middle East Studies and the Convener of the Middle East Studies program at Deakin. In addition, Sally is the Chair of the Faculty of Arts & Education Academic Progress and Discipline Committee and co-founder of the Australia Middle East Research Forum (AMERF). She joi... Read more

Hamish Macdonald

Hamish Macdonald is Senior Foreign Correspondent on the Ten Network’s 6pm with George Negus. He shares hosting duties with Hugh Riminton in George’s absence. Born and raised in the Snowy Mountains town of Jindabyne, Hamish left Australia in 2003, working initially for the prestigious UK Channel ... Read more

Larry Stillman

Larry Stillman has a PhD from Monash University in the sociology of technology. He is a member of the Executive of the Australian Jewish Democratic Society, an organization which has long advocated a two state solution. He has studied Arabic and Hebrew. Larry also has degrees from the University of ... Read more

Fethi Mansouri

Professor Fethi Mansouri, Director of the Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation, holds a Chair in Migration and Intercultural Relations, School of International and Political Studies, Deakin University. His publications include Australia and the Middle East: A Frontline Relationship (2006); Poli... Read more


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