MES Lecture: “Desert Melodies: Bedouin Women’s Oral Ghazal Poetry”

Miral Al-Tahawy, Arizona State University.   About the presenter:  Miral Mahgoub al-Tahawy is an associate professor of Modern Arabic literature, an award-winning Egyptian novelist and short story writer, and an affiliated member of the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative …

Beyond the Muslim Ban: Coalition Politics and Feminist Futures

Note: This is an event by the UW Human Rights Program, Havens Center for Social Justice, Freedom, Inc., and Comparative US Studies.   Nadine Suleiman Naber, Associate Professor in the University of Illinois Chicago, theorizes the racialization of Arab and Muslim …