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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 51–77.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Sara Pursley This article discusses the writings of Amina bint Haydar al-Sadr, a prolific Shi‘i intellectual and novelist in Najaf during the 1960s and 1970s more commonly known by her pen name Bint al-Huda (“Daughter of the Right Path”). It examines the author’s ambivalence about marriage in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 95–97.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Avant-Garde Aesthetics in the Levantine Novel offers serialized readings of Arabic novels by Ghada al-Samman, Sahar Khalifeh, and Huda Barakat, whose fiction portrays war’s destruction of oppositional gender relations and constructs in the Arab world. Hanna locates the birth of an “interstitial...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 25–54.
Published: 01 July 2005
...? Two good friends of mine are Syrian women writers who left Damascus in the 1960s to settle in Beirut. Ghada Samman (b.1942) is one of the Arab world’s best known fiction writers, and Huda Naamani (b.1930) is a highly admired Sufi poet. I had met them just after graduate school, in the sum- mer of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 123–125.
Published: 01 July 2011
... abandoned the goal of official recognition but continues to teach classes, make television and radio appearances, and speak at conferences and seminars. Huda Al-Habash teaches at a mosque in a middle-class neighbor- hood in Damascus, and her home life figures prominently in the inter...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 139–142.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., Homosocial Publics, and the Ethics of Intimacy in the Works of Shiʾi Revivalist Bint Al-Huda .” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies 8 , no. 2 : 51 – 77 . Stoler Ann Laura . 2002 . Carnal Knowledge and Imperial Power: Race and the Intimate in Colonial Rule . Berkeley : University of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 306–322.
Published: 01 November 2016
... singer Helly Luv, these images form the basis of the following analysis. This article draws on Mohja Kahf’s work on the Anglophone reception of the translated memoirs of Egyptian feminist Huda Shaʿrawi. Kahf ( 2000 , 149) writes that the reading public “takes in data about women from the Arab world...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 19–57.
Published: 01 November 2010
... their high prices.16 Huda Shaarawi recalls her first shop- ping trip and subsequently persuading her mother of the advantages of comparison shopping (1998, 68–9). Elite Zamalekite Chafika Soliman Hamamsy, in her account of the oral history of her family, recalls the clever Sednaoui brothers who...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Revolutionary Egypt: The Creative Activism of Huda Lutfi .” Postcolonial Studies 17 , no. 1 : 47 – 62 . Badran Margot , and cooke miriam . 1990 . Opening the Gates: Over a Century of Arab Feminist Writing . London : Virago . Badran Margot , and cooke miriam . 2004...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 83–106.
Published: 01 March 2008
...- pation in the 1919 revolution against the British Protectorate imposed in 1914. Women notables such as Huda Shaarawi and Esther Fahmy Wissa formed a female counterpart to the male Wafd, the nationalist movement named for the Egyptian delegation whose request to attend the Paris Peace...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2008
... reformers such as Qasim Amin and Huda Shaarawi as being overly infl uenced by Western ideas and internalizing the critique of Eastern/Muslim women propagated by orientalists who misrepresented Islam and degraded women. One of the strengths of these papers collectively is that they...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 259–263.
Published: 01 July 2018
... University of Jordan, she was researching connections between the US feminist Margaret Fuller and the Egyptian feminist Huda Shaʿrawi. Despite the temporal and geographic distances that separated them, Fuller and Shaʿrawi shared many values, including a passion for knowledge and a commitment to feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 455–459.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the storyteller. She learned that skill from the women’s oral narrative tradition she absorbed as a girl. Whether Huda Shaʿrawi or Scheherazade, the Yemeni queens Asma and ʿArwa or a Berber stepgrandmother arrived out of the mountains in the midst of civil war, Mernissi celebrated examples of Muslim...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 70–89.
Published: 01 March 2011
... distinct site of inquiry—one that must be extracted from the larger and more ambiguous category of the “European.”2 The influx of European ideas, people, and technologies made an indelible impression on the nascent feminist movement in Egypt. Huda al-Sha’rawi, one of the founders of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 82–104.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Feminist Union started by Huda Shaarawi (1986) in 1923. This group now includes 1,000 feminist groups from around the country. Various attempts at mobilizing women to create a unified front have met with some success in the last year after the initial revolution that toppled Mubarak...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 1–19.
Published: 01 November 2005
... principle within the household” (1993:5). According to Lewis, it was the space where the cross-generational or extended fam- ily, including women and children, lived and where any indoor work of the family took place (2004:97). In her introduction to the memoirs of Huda Shaarawi, Margot Badran states...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 87–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . . . premises by security forces, not to mention occasional censorship episodes of exhibiting artists’ work” (Mehrez 2008 , 221). For example, Huda Lutfi, the author of the controversial Found in Cairo installation (featured in Townhouse Gallery in 2003), was questioned by police, who charged her with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 6–28.
Published: 01 March 2005
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Persian that competes with some classics of Middle East women’s studies such as Huda Shaaravi’s Harem Years. Afkhami was head of the Women’s Organization of Iran (WOI) and the first Minister of Women’s Affairs under the Pahlavi regime. While in exile in the United States after the 1979 Islamic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 4–31.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Fawwaz (c. 1850-1914), who were followed by Musa and her contemporaries Huda Sha‘rawi (1879-1947) and Malak Hifni Nasif (1886-1918). The writings and forums on women’s status improved educational opportunities for women in Egypt; nevertheless, broad-based literacy for lower- and middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 107–124.
Published: 01 March 2008
... to solidify the bases of our purity and wisdom. And by creating this unity, we silenced our opponents. Once we reached this level of success, I invited the Arab ladies to organize a major congress. I wrote a note about it to Madame Huda Shaarawi, the famous Egyptian lady who has been a...