Scholars 2014

2014 Past - HISTORY & MEMORY

VAN de BILDT Joyce

van de bildt joyce

Tel Aviv University, Department of Middle Eastern and African History

“Collective Memory in Egypt: The Contested Memory of the 1952 Revolution During the Rule of Anwar el-Sadat and Hosni Mubarak”


January 2017

Peer-reviewed journal articles

"The Questfor Legitimacy in Post-Revolutionary Egypt: Propaganda and ControllingNarratives", The Journal of the Middle East and Africa, 6:1–22, 2015

"Srebrenica:A Dutch National Trauma", Journal of Peace, Conflict and Development 21 (University of Bradford: March 2015)

Book chapters

"The memory of the Joop Westerweel resistance movement in Israel and the Netherlands", in Remembering The Second World War, edited by Patrick Finney (Forthcoming: Routledge, 2018)

"The Uses of Facebook for Examining Collective Memory: The Emergence of Nasser Facebook Pages in Egypt", in Memory Unbound: Tracing the Dynamics ofMemory Studies, edited by Lucy Bond, Stef Craps and Pieter Vermeulen (Berghahn Publishers, 2016)

"Nasser nostalgia in post-Mubarak Egypt", in Inglorious Revolutions: State andCohesion in the Middle East after the Arab Spring, edited by Bruce Maddy-Weitzman and Brandon Friedman (Tel Aviv: The Moshe Dayan Center, October 2014)


"Egypt's Parliamentary Elections: The Death of Politics?", Tel Aviv Notes, Vol. 9, No. 19, November 10, 2015.

"Egypt's 'Trial of Two Regimes':Transitional Justice Or Politics As Usual?", Tel Aviv Notes, Vol. 8, No. 20, November 10, 2014.

"RevolutionaryGraffiti in Egypt:Resistance and Commemoration", Tel Aviv Notes, vol. 7, no.24, December 26, 2013.

"WestConcerned as Europe Muslims Join Syria fight," Jerusalem Post, 26 May 2013.

"Egypt's Copts under Islamist Rule," Tel Aviv Notes, vol. 6, no. 21, November 11, 2012.

"Of Pride and Shame: the Turkish Gay Community in the Netherlands," OpenDemocracy, September 17, 2012. 

"Educating Imams in Europe," Tel Aviv Notes, vol. 5, no. 20, October 26, 2011.


"Egypt's parliamentary elections", Tout un monde, I24news, 25 October 2015 (in French)