Islam and Democracy

On October 24, 2017, The Ash Center for Democratic Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School and The Alwaleed Islamic Studies Program co-sponsored a cross-disciplinary panel discussion on the intersection of Islam and democracy across the Muslim world as part of Worldwide Week at Harvard. Convened by Professor Tarek Masoud, the panel of experts included: Professor Kristin E. Fabbe of Harvard Business School; Sophie Lemiere, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs; Andrew F. March, Berggruen Fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics; and Roy P. Mottahedeh, Gurney Research Professor of History, Emeritus.




Islam and Democracy October 2017


Worldwide Week at Harvard showcases the remarkable breadth of Harvard’s global engagement. During Worldwide Week, Harvard Schools, research centers, departments, and student organizations hosted academic and cultural events with global or international themes.