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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 3–23.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., and translator in the North American mahjar (Arab diaspora). A discussion of Karam’s novel, Fatima al-Badawiyya ( Fatima the Bedouin ), published in New York City in 1909, explores the author’s engagement with gender politics within a hybridized cultural space. Such attention also reveals the...
Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 199–215.
Published: 01 July 2015
... limitations of the classical Arabic heritage for composing poetry, to which she was introduced by her brother Ibrahim. She found the poetry of the al-Mahjar and Apollo schools more appealing. The author writes of a desire to “write poetry deriving its beauty from simplicity, flexibility, truthfulness, and...