Who We Are
Jon W. Anderson is Professor and Chair of the Anthropology Department at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, where he teaches about the Information Society, Anthropology of the Middle East, and Islam in the Modern World. He’s author of Arabizing the Internet (1998), co-editor of New Media in the Muslim World: The Emerging Public Sphere (2003) and Reformatting Politics: Information Technology and Global Civil Society (2006), and has published numerous articles and chapters in journals and books.
Michael C. Hudson is Seif Gobash Professor of Arab Studies and Professor of International Relations and Director of the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. He edited and written numerous books, including Middle East Dilemma: The Politics and Economics of Arab Integration (1999), The Palestinians: New Directions (1990), The Precarious Republic: Political Modernization in Lebanon (1968, 1985), Arab Politics: The Search for Legitimacy (1977), and chapters and articles appearing in Middle East Journal, Middle East Policy, International Affairs, Comparative Politics, Al-Mustaqbil al-‘Arabi, and other scholarly journals.