“The Science, Aesthetics, and Management of Late Warfare: An Introduction.” Critical Studies on Security (special issue co-edited by Stefanie Fishel and Jacob Mundy), 1(2) 2013: 143-158. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21624887.2013.826426
"'Wanton and Senseless' Revisited: The Study of Warfare in Civil Conflicts and the Historiography of the Algerian Massacres," African Studies Review 56(3) December 2013: 25-55, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/asr.2013.78
"Deconstructing Civil War: Beyond the New Wars Debate," Security Dialogue 42(3), June 2011: 279-295, http://sdi.sagepub.com/content/42/3/279.abstract
"Expert Intervention: Knowledge, Violence and Identity during the Algerian massacres," Cambridge Review of International Affairs 23(1), March 2010: 25-47, Special Issue on Scholarship and War: Ethics, Power and Knowledge, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09557570903540193
"Performing the Nation, Prefiguring the State: The Western Saharan Refugees Thirty Years Later," Journal of Modern African Studies 45(2), June 2007: 275-297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022278X07002546
Select Online Articles "Waiting for Disruption: The Western Sahara Stalemate,"
Special Report, World Politics Review,
September 16, 2014
“Securitization or Terrorization? US counterterrorism policy and the crisis in the Sahara-Sahel,” Pambazuka News, Issue 621, March 12, 2013, http://pambazuka.org/en/category/features/86564
"Militia politics in Libya's national elections,”Middle East Channel (blog), Foreign Policy
, July 5, 2012, http://mideast.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/07/05/militia_politics_in_libyas_national_elections
"It’s official: Syria is a civil war. Or is it?” e-International Relations, June 15, 2012: http://www.e-ir.info/2012/06/15/its-official-syria-is-in-a-state-of-civil-war-or-is-it/
"Western Sahara’s 48 hours of rage," Middle East Report
, 40(4), N˚ 257, Winter 2010: 2-5, http://www.merip.org/mer/mer257/western-saharas-48-hours-rage
"Why the UN won’t solve Western Sahara (until it becomes a crisis)," coauthored with Anna Theofilopoulou, Middle East Channel (blog), Foreign Policy
, August 12, 2010: http://mideast.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2010/08/12/why_the_un_won_t_solve_western_sahara_until_it_becomes_a_crisis
"US militarization of the Sahara-Sahel: security, space and imperialism," Concerned Africa Scholars Bulletin N˚ 85 Spring 2010 http://concernedafricascholars.org/bulletin/issue85/
"How the US and Morocco seized the Spanish Sahara," Le Monde Diplomatique
, English Language edition, January 2006: http://mondediplo.com/2006/01/12asahara
Select Speaking and Conferences
Invited paper, "The Geopolitics of the Western Sahara Conflict," Conference on the Decolonization of Western Sahara, organized by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Abuja, Nigeria, June 2-4, 2015
Invited discussant, “The EU, Regional Conflicts and the Promotion of Regional Cooperation: Regional Conflict Resolution in the Mediterranean,” American University in Cairo, Egypt, April 29, 2014.
Invited talk, “Western Sahara: The United States and Africa’s Last Colony,” sponsored by the departments of Geography, Political Science, International Studies, and Sociology. Vassar College, April 9, 2013.
Paper, “Intervention as the Mother of Necessity: Accounting for the Responsibility to Protect after Libya,” Northeast Middle East Politics Working Group, Seventh Annual Workshop, Crown Center for Middle East Studies, Brandeis University, Waltham, M.A., March 1-2, 2013.
Invited paper, “The politics of strategic nonviolence in Western Sahara,” Transitions from Armed to Nonviolent Resistance: Contributors’ Workshop, Berghof Foundation, Berlin, Germany, January 11-12, 2013.
Invited paper, “It’s a trap! The contested politics and indisputable effects of US counter-terrorism policy in Africa’s Sahara-Sahel,” Humanitarian Dilemmas: Debating Interventions in Africa and the Middle East
, Kent State, April 5-6, 2012.
Co-chair: Wars beyond war: an international, interdisciplinary workshop
, Colgate University, March 30-31, 2012, http://www.colgate.edu/academics/departments-and-programs/peace-and-conflict-studies/events/wars-beyond-war-workshop
Invited paper: "Representing Sahrawis: contested meanings of a post-colonial identity." Seminar on Minority Rights and Multiculturalism in the Arab World
, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli & Istituto di Studi Politici S. Pio V, Rome, March 25-26, 2011.
Invited presentation on Western Sahara: Challenges and Opportunities in the Maghreb Today: A Trans-Atlantic Dialogue
, Real Instituto Elcano, Madrid, May 12-13, 2010.
Invited discussant: The Nexus between EU, Civil Society and Conflict in the European neighborhood, Workshop, Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome, Italy, June 19, 2009.
Invited paper, "New wars, new peace? Transitional/transnational justice in the late post-conflict environment," Post-Conflict Environment Project
, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C., April 23-24, 2009.
Invited paper, "Sovereignty and the International Court of Justice Advisory Opinion on Western Sahara of 16 October 1975," Multilateralism and International Law with Western Sahara as a Case Study
, University of Pretoria, South Africa, December 4-5, 2008.
Invited talk, "The Question of Sovereignty in the Western Sahara Conflict," La Cuestión del Sáhara Occidental en El Marco Jurídico Internacional
, International Conference of the Jurists for Western Sahara, Las Palmas, Canary Islands, June 27-28, 2008.