Public Engagement

Public Talks Available Online

"Construyendo la democracia: la participación política y cívica de los musulmanes españoles," October 29, 2015, Casa Árabe, Madrid, with Pedro Villena, Pablo Zavala, and Ana I. Planet at

“Islam in Europe or European Islam? The Muslim Struggle for Civil Rights and Belonging,” Studies of Islam Speaker Series, University of Waterloo, October 7, 2014, at

“Beyond Integration and Identity? Citizenship in a Transnational Age,” Migration Matters, York University, Feb. 26, 2014. Round panel discussion with Daphne Windland, Michael Nijhawan, and Secil Erdogan, at


Interview with Silvana Patriarca (Fordham University), EUI, November 18, 2015

Contributions to

"A Breakdown of Democracy in Catalonia"

"Pork Cuts: The Sharp Edges of Nativism in Southern Europe"

“European Nativism Narrows the Horizons of the European Union Project,” at

“A Historian on Catalan Nationalism,” at

“‘We Are the People’: Nativism in Germany?” at

"A Useless Import? European Niqab Politics in Canada" at