April 23rd, 2019 – Dr. Ali Alkandari, Professor of History at Kuwait University, gave a talk at ACMCU on the history of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Gulf. Dr. Alkandari also examined the socio-political milieu through which the brotherhood and other similar organizations emerged.
Dr. Ali A. Alkandari is an instructor of Modern and Contemporary GCC History at Kuwait University. He holds a PhD in Arabic and Islamic Studies from University of Exeter and Master of Arts in Arab Studies from Georgetown University. Ali works on Islamism and Political Legitimacy in GCC where he published few of articles and participated in several talks on media, conferences, and universities.