- 12:00 pm on Tuesday, April 1, 2014
- 1:30 pm on Tuesday, April 1, 2014
- African Studies Center room 505, 232 Bay State Road
Yasser El-Shimy is the former Egypt Analyst at the International Crisis Group and a former diplomat at the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He has published a chapter in Pacts and Alliances in History: Diplomatic Strategy and the Politics of Coalitions. He has also taught at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C on U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East. He holds a BA and MA degrees in Political Science from the American University in Cairo, and is currently an ABD at Boston University's Department of Political Science.