Reem Abou-El-Fadl is Jarvis Doctorow Junior Research Fellow in International Relations and Conflict Resolution in the Middle East at St Edmund Hall and the Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford University. Her research interests include Egyptian, Turkish and Palestinian political history, and the foreign policymaking of developing states. She teaches courses on Middle East Politics and International Relations. She completed her doctorate in Politics at St Antony’s College, Oxford, comparing foreign policy and nation building in 1950s Turkey and Egypt. Her current research examines Egyptian support for the Palestinian cause in the 1960s and 1970s. She recently published ‘The Road to Jerusalem through Tahrir Square: Anti-Zionism and Palestine in the 2011 Egyptian Revolution’ in the Journal of Palestine Studies (Winter 2012) and ‘Beyond Conventional Transitional Justice: Egypt’s 2011 Revolution and the Absence of Political Will,’ in the International Journal of Transitional Justice (2012).