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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Sophia Pandya While I was interviewing young, educated, employed Yemeni women regarding their religious practices, many conveyed to me that their favorite preacher was the charismatic Egyptian televangelist ‘Amr Khaled, whose show is broadcast in Sanaa and in many parts of the Middle East on a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 52–79.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Sophia Pandya This paper looks at the ways in which older generations of Yemeni women in Sanaa negotiate religious change. Practices that are associated with Sufism and popular folk Islam are prevalent in Yemen, especially among older, illiterate women who have had little to no access to textual...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 244–246.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., as Yemen is undergoing a merciless war that is actively halting and destroying decades-old progress of civil-rights work. As a queer, migrant Yemeni artist who uses personal narrative as a primary source of expression, I thought it privileged, almost irrelevant, to continue conceptualizing a queer...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 301–302.
Published: 01 November 2016
... demonstrators in Cairo to men who have also been targeted for sexual violence. Why, she asks, have attacks on the men supporting women protesters been silenced? Sarah Irving and Dana Olmert read Israeli, Iraqi, and Yemeni literature to understand fraught and often violent relationships between Jews/Israelis and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 July 2010
... also published an article on young, working Yemeni women and the intersection of their religious choices with transnational televangelism (JMEWS 5 [2009]: 1). She specializes in women and Islam, and more broadly in women, religion, and globalization. Having spent four...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the training and employment of women health workers (murshidat) byby a Dutch-YemeniDutch-Yemeni developmentdevelopment projectproject inin Yemen’s Red Sea port city, Hodeida. By focusing not on the institutions or intended “benefi ciaries” of development, but rather on the heteroge- neous actors...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Dutch-YemeniDutch-Yemeni developmentdevelopment projectproject inin Yemen’s Red Sea port city, Hodeida. By focusing not on the institutions or intended “benefi ciaries” of development, but rather on the heteroge- neous actors involved in the project (the Dutch development workers, Yemeni state offi...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2010
... participation on national political debates in Lebanon and Yemen. In addition, she has published two shorter pieces on Yemeni politics: “Does a Vote Equal a Voice?” ( Middle East Report 252 [2009]), on the declining enthusiasm for formal political parties among Yemeni women, and “Hurricane Katrina in Yemen...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 167–169.
Published: 01 July 2014
... entitled “Religious Change among Yemeni Women: The New Popularity of ‘Amr Khaled” and examines younger, educated Ye- meni women and their preference of an Egyptian televangelist over their mothers’ religious practices. Pandya received her B.A. from the Univer- sity of California, Berkeley...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 455–459.
Published: 01 November 2016
... from the less communitarian (Sunni) religious context of Morocco but writing for an international audience, Mernissi unapologetically presents laudatory descriptions of the lives of Fatimid Yemeni and Egyptian (Ismaʿili Shiʿa) women rulers. She carefully situates their biographies within the relevant...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 445–447.
Published: 01 November 2017
... capitalistic slickness, a lack of nuance, that I could not get past. Similarly, Yemeni artist Almutawakel’s Mother Daughter Doll series (2010), in which all three figures in the title are pictured initially in Western dress and headscarves and then progressively become swathed and eventually rendered...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 117–124.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Americans were, and continue to be, the area’s largest communities of color. To meet the needs of this community and newer communities of Yemenis, Iraqis, and Syrians, most of whom are low income and include many refugees, the AAAN has more recently expanded its work to a suburban satellite office...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 343–362.
Published: 01 November 2016
... , 91 – 105 . London : Saqi . Wagner Mark . 2009 . Like Joseph in Beauty: Yemeni Vernacular Poetry and Arab-Jewish Symbiosis . Leiden : Brill . Waines David . 1987 . “ Cereals, Bread, and Society: An Essay on the Staff of Life in Medieval Iraq .” Journal of the Economic and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 94–99.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., heavily intersectional narrative, Zaʾfaraan prioritizes works submitted by the less-represented language, ethnic, and gender minorities in the region, outside the region, and spaces in between. Currently, Zaʾfaraan is coedited and cotranslated by two US-based queer Yemeni migrants, Layle Omeran...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011
..., daughter of Iranian immigrants. Its members were Yemenis Yonit Mansour, Yael Zadok, and Ronit Dagan-Timsit; Iraqis Ilana Sha- mai, Rutie Gur, Irit Daloumi, and Shosha Goren; Egyptian Vicki Shiran; and Iranian Zehava Goldstein. All were Zionists, but all criticized the 60  mn  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 8–34.
Published: 01 July 2006
...: Qaddura and MICHAELLE BROWERS  17 Bayan Nuwayhid al-Hut, an Arab nationalist professor of history in Lebanon and of Palestinian origin. The Yemeni professor of English literature, Intilaq Muhammad ‘Abd al-Malik al-Mutawakil, Sha‘rani, al-Hut, and Qaddura...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 423–429.
Published: 01 November 2019
... have witnessed and experienced. However, I did not intend to promote a nationalistic frame of identity for Iraqi women, nor did I seek to lessen the past and present plight and vulnerability of Palestinian, Syrian, and Yemeni women. Rather, I wanted to highlight the specificity of the Iraqi experience...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 102–119.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Lorfi ng, Irene 1984 Eff ect of Fathers’ Labor Migration on the Structure of the Family. Beirut: Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World, Lebanese American University. Myntti, Cynthia 1984 Yemeni Workers Abroad: The Impact of Women. MERIP Reports 124:11–16...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 145–174.
Published: 01 November 2009
... ected, I believe that my Iraqi next-door neighbors were aff ected and my Palestinian neighbors were aff ected and my Yemeni neighbors were aff ected.” Sara had three boys who were under the age of ten. She explained that her children developed a closer connection to Palestinian...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 143–165.
Published: 01 July 2016
... . vom Bruck Gabriele . 1997 . “ Elusive Bodies: The Politics of Aesthetics among Yemeni Elite Women .” Signs 23 , no. 1 : 175 – 214 . Werbner Pnina . 2007 . “ Veiled Interventions in Pure Space: Honour, Shame, and Embodied Struggles among Muslims in Britain and France .” Theory...