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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 87–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... Polyphony, hybridity, and intertextuality, which I argued are the markers of New Age feminist writing, are present in works of many of al-Tahawy’s peers. For example, in Awraq al-Narjis Sumayyah Ramadan ( 2001 ) constructs her protagonist Kimi’s identity as a hybrid of Arabic and English linguistic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 March 2007
... may not be up to the task. The focus of the paper is on “white Turk” identity and ideology which have emerged in Turkey since the 1980s and have significantly influenced political and intellectual orientations among intellectuals, including liberal feminists. It is argued that this influence...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 461–468.
Published: 01 November 2017
... ) for an August 2016 issue dedicated to the theme of identity. I conducted the interview in English, and it was translated into Persian (Tohidi 2016 ). The main readers of the journal are Iranian intellectuals and activists, including many feminists. Butler is known and respected as a feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Fatima Sadiqi Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016 Amazigh feminist nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) emerged in the new century. They address, among other matters, language, identity, and “ruralness” issues that were sidelined by the mainstream...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 183–187.
Published: 01 November 2010
... only a matter of culture, I mean my cultural identity, my au- thentic identity.” More than twenty years passed and I was walking in the Gezira Club in Cairo when a veiled woman stopped me. I didn’t recognize her. It was the Christian feminist, having converted to Islam after marrying an...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 98–103.
Published: 01 March 2015
... prostitution in French North Africa, which serviced the army through mobile bordels (brothels) in places like the Sahara and the itinerant schools organized in Fezzan, as was true for colonial schooling elsewhere. “ Gendering the History of Libya: Transnational and Feminist Approaches...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 363–367.
Published: 01 November 2018
... feminist bloc after the International Women’s Day March in 2017 immediately opened discussions about membership rules and identity. Membership in the bloc is diverse and includes student clubs and organizations, cooperatives, NGOs, independent groups, and feminist committees in leftist parties. Since the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 377–382.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Domination in Israel-Palestine . Katherine Natanel . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2016 . 252 pages. isbn 9780520285262 . Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 In the mounting scholarship on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 134–136.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Laury Silvers Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence , Ali Kecia . Oxford : Oneworld Publications , 2006 . Pp. xxviii, 217 . ISBN 9781851684564 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 134  JOURNAL OF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2017
... papers over gender injustices. Both Kurdish and Turkish activists stress the necessity of understanding that a just and sustainable peace must include gender equality and that gender justice cannot be achieved in times of war. Thus feminist convergences in Kurdish and Turkish activism present peace and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 22–42.
Published: 01 March 2021
.... Applying the bricolage methodology, the investigation of her artwork is based on a visual analysis, in-depth interviews with Weisberger, and feminist theories relevant to girlhood studies combined with several concepts from the field of psychology. Three series are discussed: the dark-gloomy images...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 53–81.
Published: 01 March 2014
... importance of creating community through her intersecting pro- fessional identitiesfeminist, activist, scholar, teacher—and through drawing upon feminist practices of non-hierarchical, collaborative organizing. This is evident in her commitment and ability to maintain her relationships with former...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 89–111.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Women’s Studies 2005 ELLEN GRUENBAUM  89 FEMINIST ACTIVISM FOR THE ABOLITION OF FGC IN SUDAN ELLEN GRUENBAUM  “So we must deal with female circumcision...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 103–123.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Alborz Ghandehari Abstract This article argues that Mahmoud Dowlatabadi’s Missing Soluch and Parinoush Saniee’s My Share are landmark works of feminist historical writing in Iran that disrupt official narratives in the country regarding the revolutionary project. Despite the different positions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 111–114.
Published: 01 July 2008
... “white” converts and cradle-Muslims, while Afshar interviewed women over 60 years of age and others in West Yorkshire, and these authors found that the Muslim women they interviewed are craft ing feminist identities that build on the idea of the umma, with faith superseding nationalism, race, and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
... secular ideology not only on the streets but also in scholarship, in feminist activism, and with respect to their own bodies and family lives. All devised tactics to navigate the everyday geographies of secularism and several became actively involved in resisting this hegemony by producing alternative...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 113–116.
Published: 01 July 2012
... auto/biography in the Middle East, music and politics, and Egyptian and Arab culture following the 1967 War. Gender and Identity in North Africa: Postcolonialism and Feminism in Maghrebi Women’s Literature Abdelkader Cheref. London; New York: Tauris...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Collective is a volunteer-run, feminist platform that engages in discussions about womanhood in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) from an intersectional perspective. Founded by Sara Safwan, Banat was created to respond to the common misperceptions and lack of representation of MENA women’s experiences...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 149–152.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Mona Abaza Russell Mona L. , Creating the New Egyptian Woman: Consumerism, Education and National Identity 1863–1922 . Palgrave, Macmillan , 2004 . Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 BOOK REVIEWS  149...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 131–134.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Karen Bauer Woman’s Identity and the Qur’an: A New Reading , Barazangi Nimat Hafez . Gainesville : University of Florida Press , new ed., 2006 . Pp. xii, 172 . ISBN 0813030323 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008...