Hugh Roberts is the Edward Keller Professor of North African and Middle Eastern History at Tufts University and a former director of the International Crisis Group’s North Africa Project. He is completing a book on the Berbers of Algeria.
In the LRB Archive:
- The Rise and Fall of Arab Presidents for Life by Roger Owen
- Adaptable Autocrats: Regime Power in Egypt and Syria by Joshua Stacher
- Raging against the Machine: Political Opposition under Authoritarianism in Egypt by Holger Albrecht
- Soldiers, Spies and Statesmen: Egypt’s Road to Revolt by Hazem Kandil