NYU Center for Dialogues Founder and Director Mustapha Tlili moderated a panel discussion on “Islam and the West: What Lessons for Russia?” at a conference on “Russia and the Islamic World: the history and prospect of the civilizations’ cooperation.” The panel featured Boris Dolgov, PhD., (Russia); Kenizé Mourad de Kotwara, writer and journalist on Muslim world affairs (France); Philippe Alfonsi, television personality (France); and Michael Kemper, Professor and Chair of Eastern European Studies, University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands).
The conference was organized by the Presidential administration of the Republic of Bashkortostan and the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Ufa, Russia March 24–26, 2011.
Founder and Director Mustapha Tlili appeared on Iranian news channel Press TV’s foreign policy show “Hearts and Minds” in February, March, April, and May to discuss U.S.–Muslim world relations
Founder and Director Mustapha Tlili participated in a North African tour by American writers organized through the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program in Morocco and Tunisia April 22–May 7
Founder and Director Mustapha Tlili participated in an Alliance of Civilizations brainstorming session on “Israeli and Palestinian Dialogues” in Lisbon February 18
Assistant Director Andrea Stanton hosted a Spanish delegation at the NYU Center for Dialogues on January 23