AMEWS Association for Middle East Women's Studies

Forthcoming Issue

Volume 15, Issue 2
June 2019

Dancing Queen: Denial and Desire in Golden Era Egyptian Cinema · Mejdulene Shomali
Love, Lebanese Style: Toward an Either/And Analytic Framework of Kinship · Sabiha Allouche
A Crisis of Personal Status: The Lebanese Women’s Movement and Civil Marriage Reform · Nelia Hyndman-Rizk
Before the Battle of Algiers: Women and the National Body in Late Colonial Algeria · Jacob Krais

Femininity, Masculinity, and Sexuality in Morocco and Hollywood: The Negated Sex by Osire Glacier · Katja Žvan Elliot
Disturbing Attachments: Genet, Modern Pederasty, and Queer History by Kadji Amin · Mehammed Amadeus Mack
Global Women, Colonial Ports: Prostitution in the Interwar Middle East by Liat Kozma · Jonathan Wyrtzen
Made in Egypt: Gendered Identity and Aspiration on the Globalized Shop Floor by Leila Zaki Chakravarti · Gülhan Balsoy
Foucault’s Orient: The Conundrum of Cultural Difference, From Tunisia to Japan by Marnia Lazreg · Kathryn Medien
On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and Other Displacements: Selected Writings of Ella Shohat by Ella Shohat · Danya Al-Saleh

Third Space
Cover Art Concept · Ellen McLarney
“Foreign Funding” Case No. 173/2011: The Implications of State Encroachment on the Feminist Community in Egypt · Reem Awny Abuzaid
Self-Portrait · Layle Omeran
The Lifting of the Ban on Women Driving in Saudi Arabia
The Long Drive to Prison: The Struggle of Saudi Women Activists · Madawi Al-Rasheed
Covering Women’s Rights, Silencing Suppression: Western News Media and Saudi Female Activists · Amélie Le Renard
The “Right” to Drive for Women in Saudi Villages · Hana Al-Khamri