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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 125–127.
Published: 01 November 2005
... disciplines, especially history and anthropology, in understand- ing the current challenges facing the Middle East and the histories shap- ing its current realities. Shirin: Christian-Queen-Myth of Love: A Woman of Late Antiquity—Historical Reality and Literary Eff...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 217–220.
Published: 01 July 2018
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 58–79.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Shirin Edwin This article examines the tenor of Islamic spirituality in Leila Aboulela’s The Translator (1999). By contrasting my analysis with those studies that lay excessive emphasis on the novel as symbolic of an East versus West theory, as well as a conflict between colonial and postcolonial...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 103–116.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Middle Eastern women, but marks a bold and evolving interface between modernist Iranian literature and contemporary Iranian immigrant literature. Works discussed in depth include the photographs and films of Shirin Neshat and Maryam Habibian’s play Forugh’s Reflecting Pool. Jasmin Darznik is...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 122–125.
Published: 01 November 2005
... excellent reminder of the richness that could result from more dialogue between diff erent disciplines, especially history and anthropology, in understand- ing the current challenges facing the Middle East and the histories shap- ing its current realities. Shirin: Christian-Queen-Myth of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 127–130.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Asma Abdel Halim BOOK REVIEWS  127 (26-30), one of Chosroes II’s other wives and, according to more fanciful sources, the daughter of the Byzantine Emperor Maurice. Th e fi nal sections of the book cover the history of the Shirin motif in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Miriam Cooke References Fattal Simone , and Katrib Ruba . 2019 . Simone Fattal: Works and Days . Exhibition catalog. Long Island City, NY : MOMA PS1 . Saad Shirine . 2019 . “ Simone Fattal Sculpts Poetry from Chaos .” Hyperallergic , April 3 . hyperallergic.com...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 119–120.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Saadawi on “Muslim Women in the Mar- JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES Vol. 4, No. 3 (Fall 2008) © 2008 119 120  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES 4:3 ket,” human rights lawyer Shirin Ebadi on “Defending Human...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 122–123.
Published: 01 July 2013
... MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES Vol. 9, No. 2 (Spring 2013) © 2013 122 CONTRIBUTORS  mn  123 in 1999. Shirin Edwin is Associate Professor of French at Sam Houston State Uni- versity. Her research...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 445–447.
Published: 01 November 2017
... agency, the ravages of endless wars, and hyperaggressive paternalism. The show is divided into two parts: “Constructing Identities” and “New Documentaries.” In the first category were five artists, Shirin Neshat, Lalla Essaydi, Boushra Almutawakel, Rania Matar, and Newsha Tavakolian. The title of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 125–131.
Published: 01 March 2008
... laureate Shirin Ebadi that women recipients of the Peace Prize should collectively endeavor to use the power and influence concomitant with being Nobel laureates to ad- vance the cause of women internationally, by bringing their voices and experiences to the direct attention of the international...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 July 2013
... different models for the nation-state. Shirin Edwin’s article about Leila Aboulela’s The Translator exam- ines the crisis of an observant Muslim woman far from her homeland who falls in love with a Christian man her faith forbids her to marry. Responding to many critics’ readings...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 105–107.
Published: 01 November 2006
... well as the individual woman’s freedom to wear or not wear the veil. Th e book strongly concludes with a selection written by the editor, based on her interview with 2003 Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi, followed by excerpts from Ebadi’s book, Women’s Rights in the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 142–145.
Published: 01 November 2013
... services and even asylum-seekers to illustrate individual couples’ thera- peutic itineraries. One particularly compelling chapter by Shirin Naef compares Islamic legal arguments on surrogate mothers with people’s perceptions gleaned through ethnographic research in Iran. A chapter written by a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (1): 6–28.
Published: 01 March 2005
... judge and activist Shirin Ebadi, who has taken the voice and the deeds of what we can recognize as Islamic feminism from within the Middle East, and specifically Iran, to the beyond. Ebadi iterates: [the] divine book (the Qur’an) sees the mission of all prophets as that of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 35–59.
Published: 01 July 2006
... professionalism with courage. Ghada Fakhri, Muntaha al-Rimhy, news anchors Jumana Nammour and Khaduja Bin Guna, economics expert Farah al-Baraqawi, and Palestine-based Al Jazeera reporters Shirin Abu ‘Aqla and Jivara al-Badri are women who have won over viewers with their eloquence, profes...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 124–143.
Published: 01 July 2020
... characters experiencing domestic violence. When the novel was published, Iranian women were organizing and the judiciary was opened to female judges in Iran in 1969, including the Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi. Several women’s associations and movements formed between the years when the novel is set...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Forefront of the Arab Spring .” SF Weekly , February 12 . www.sfweekly.com/2014-02-12/culture/lalla-essaydi-jenkins-johnson-gallery-new-beauty . Dabashi Hamid . 2009 . Post-Orientalism: Knowledge and Power in Time of Terror . London : Transaction . Danto Arthur . 2000 . “ Shirin...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 109–119.
Published: 01 November 2007
... banning them. The most problematic chapter in the whole collection is that of Shirin Mahdavi, “Reflections in the Mirror—How Each Saw the Other: Women in the Nineteenth Century,” in which she takes the narrative character of historical writing as a license to present her own imagination of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 64–95.
Published: 01 March 2021