AMEWS Association for Middle East Women's Studies

Current Issue

Gender Negotiations: Immigration, Religion, Colonialism, and National Constitutions


March 1, 2019
ISSN 1552-5864
EISSN 1558-9579

From the New Editorial Team · Soha Bayoumi; Sherine Hafez; Ellen McLarney
Subversive Sisterhood: Gender, Hybridity, and Transnationalism in Afifa Karam’s Fatima al-Badawiyya (Fatima the Bedouin, 1909) · Elizabeth Claire Saylor
Inadvertent Traditionalism: Orientalism and the Self-Presentations of Polish Jewish Women Immigrants to Israel in the 1950s · Aziza Khazzoom
Interrogating the Constructions of Masculinist Protection and Militarism in the Syrian Constitution of 1973 · Rahaf Aldoughli
De-imperializing Gender: Religious Revivals, Shifting Beliefs, and the Unexpected Trajectory of Laila Lalami’s Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits · Kimberly Wedeven Segall

Feminism and Avant-Garde Aesthetics in the Levantine Novel · Renée Michelle Ragin
Last Scene Underground: An Ethnographic Novel of Iran · Nima Naghibi
A Taste for Home: The Modern Middle Class in Ottoman Beirut · Ellen Fleischmann
Domesticity and Consumer Culture in Iran: Interior Revolutions of the Modern Era · Catherine Sameh
Crossing the Gulf: Love and Family in Migrant Lives · Emanuela Buscemi
Everyday Conversions: Islam, Domestic Work, and South Asian Migrant Women in Kuwait · Claire Beaugrand

Third Space
From the New Editorial Team of Third Space · Susana Galán; Angie Abdelmonem
Cover Art Concept · Ellen McLarney
Empowering Arab Immigrant Women in Chicago: The Arab Women’s Committee · Rasmea Odeh
When Women Demand Prayer Space: Women in Mosques Campaign in Turkey · Oguz Alyanak


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