Michael Mitchell

Michael Mitchell

Michael Mitchell is an Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard International Review and is based in Cambridge, MA.  His research interests focus on the modern history and politics of the Middle East, especially Iran, particularly with regard to democratization, intellectual history, and contemporary policy issues.


Michael Mitchell studied government, social theory, economics, and the history of the Middle East at Harvard University.

Blog posts by Michael Mitchell

The One-State Conference
March 3rd-4th, 2012
The Harvard Kennedy School of Government

When is an idea so dangerous that it should not be voiced?  When does political discourse become hate speech?  Which proposals are appropriate for the university, and which should not even receive the tacit acknowledgment that comes with the permission to use its space?

By Michael Mitchell  |  March 8, 2012  |