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Celebrating Syria (2017)

While the world has turned its back on Syria and called the 2011 Revolution a civil war, artist-activists insist that a revolution persists and hope is not lost. This talk focuses on the expressive reactions to the violence engulfing the country, including graffiti, songs, art, videos, films and literature.

Arab Women Writers 1980-2010 (2017)

“Arab Women Writers 1980-2010” in Muhsin al-Musawi Arabic Literature for the Classroom: Teaching Methods, Theories and Texts London: Routledge 2017,

Braxton Craven Professor of Arab Culture

Department of Asian & Middle East Studies

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina