He has written for academic journals such as the Middle East Journal, the International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, and the Journal of Democracy, and for edited volumes (most recently Asef Bayat (ed.), Post-Islamism: The Changing Faces of Political Islam, Oxford University Press, 2013; and Lina Khatib, Ellen Lust-Okar (eds.), Taking to the Streets: Activism and the Arab Uprisings, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014).
He is the author of “Awakening Islam: The Politics of Religious Dissent in Contemporary Saudi Arabia” (Harvard University Press, 2011), also available in French and Arabic. He is about to co-author two edited volumes: “L’Egypte en revolution(s)” (Presses Universitaires de France, with Bernard Rougier) and “Saudi Arabia in Transition: Insights on Social, Political, Economic and Religious Change” (Cambridge University Press, with Bernard Haykel and Thomas Hegghammer).