Narrative, Visual Culture, Visuality, Sexual Identity, Gender Studies, Arabic Literature, African American Literature, Race Studies, Urban Studies, Modernity


PhD in Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2012)
M.A. in Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin- Madison (2007)
B.A. in English Literature, Lebanese American University- Beirut (2004)


2016. Women’s fiction: North America. Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Culture. Supplement 14. December 15.

2016. Pedagogy of an execution: National identity as a gendered structure of vision in Etel Adnan’s Sitt Marie Rose. In Naous, M. (ed.) Identity and conflict in the Middle East and its diasporic cultures. 51-74. Balamand: Publications of the University of Balamand.

2014. International conference: Arab countries in transition: gender rights & constitutional reforms. AMWES E-Bulletin. Issue 7: 5-6.

2014. Bringing about gender justice. LAU Magazine and Alumni Bulletin. 16.3:12.

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