Mariz Tadros

Fellow, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (UK).

Dr. Mariz Tadros, an Egyptian scholar, is a Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (UK), specializing in democratization, Islamist politics, gender, sectarianism, human security and religion and development in Egypt and throughout the Middle East. She taught development studies for many years as an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the American University in Cairo. For almost ten years, she worked as a journalist for the newspaper Al-Ahram Weekly. Read more

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Publications
Among Mariz Tadros’ most recent publications are:

  • Resistance, Revolt, and Gender Justice in Egypt (Syracuse University Press, 2016)
  • Copts at the Crossroads: The Challenges of Building an Inclusive Democracy in Contemporary Egypt (American University in Cairo Press, 2013)
  • The Muslim Brotherhood in Contemporary Egypt: Democracy Redefined or Confined? (Routledge, 2012)

Talks
Zurich, 14 June 2016
Egypt’s Post-Arab Spring Transition: The Challenges of Social Pluralism

Oxford, 8 June 2013
From Revolt to Sectarian Ruptures: The Challenges of Building an Inclusive Democracy in Egypt and Syria

Zurich, 28 November 2012
Islamist Majoritarian Democracy in Egypt: What it Means for Religious Minorities