SEPADPod with Toby Matthiesen

22nd Mar 2019 by Dr. Simon Mabon

On this episode of SEPADPod, Simon speaks with Toby Matthiesen, Senior Research Fellow in the International Relations of the Middle East at St Anthony's College, University of Oxford. He is the author of Sectarian Gulf: Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the Arab Spring That Wasn’t (Stanford University Press, 2013), and The Other Saudis: Shiism, Dissent and Sectarianism (Cambridge University Press, 2015). On this episode, Simon and Toby talk about the Gulf, identity politics, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Cold War and Toby gives us a teaser of his new book.