Arab Women Writing in English - Summer/Fall 2007 - Issues 118-119

Table of Contents


Word from the Editor


Word from the Editor-in-Chief 3
Dima Dabbous-Sensenig  
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Editorial


Arab Women Writing in English 4-6
Saadi Nikro  
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Files


The Importance of Music in my Writing and ‘Engagement’ 8-13
Evelyne Accad  
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The Intimacy of Words 16-18
Mona Takieddine Amyuni  
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Arab Women Writing in English… A Prelude to Dialogue 19-21
Zina Alani Mougharbel  
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A Bracelet on the Wrist of Time 29-31
Ibtisam Barakat  
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Write Your Heart Out! 34-36
Mona Katawi  
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Prologue: The Black Day 38-39
Anaheed Al-Hardan  
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Life Goes On 40-42
Dahlia Wasfi  
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Living with Dissonance: Women Students Speak Out about Sex 43-51
Roseanne Saad Khalaf  
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Writing Um Said: Representation of Motherhood in Edward Said’s Out of Place 52-58
Rana Issa  
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Interviews


Loubna Haikal: By Way of an Interview 25-28
Saadi Nikro  
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Poems


break (shape) break (water) 14-15
Suheir Hamad  
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Homecoming refugee / Qara: beneath an endless sky 22-24
Dima Hilal  
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The Coffin Maker Speaks 32
Lisa Suheir Majaj  
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Another place 33
Lisa Suheir Majaj  
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Beirut / Blue Hours 37
Nathalie Handal  
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Young Scholars


Writing Arab-American Identity Post 9/11 59-64
Carol Fadda-Conrey  
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Negotiating Identity Across Boundaries Arab-American: An Identity in the Making 65-75
Ghia Osseiran  
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A War of Their Own: Three Novels about the Lebanese Civil War Written by Women 76-83
Dalila Mahdawi  
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Profile


You Are Still with Us Mai 84-86
Nazik Saba Rayed  
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Excerpts taken from the book by Mai Ghoussoub Leaving Beirut: Women and Wars Within 87
Mai Ghoussoub  
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Book Reviews


Feminism and Islamic Fundamentalism: The Limits of Post-Modern Analysis 88-90
Jean Makdisi  
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Women in the Middle East: Past and Present 90-92
Nadia El Cheick  
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Islamic Masculinities 92-94
Samar Kanafani  
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Review of Women’s Studies Volumes 1 (2003), 2 (2004), 3 (2005) 94-96
Rosemary Sayigh  
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Gender, Behavior and Health: Schistosomiasis Transmission and Control in Rural Egypt 97-98
Jehan Mullin  
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Aisha 98-100
Sally Bland  
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Qissat: Short Stories by Palestinian Women 100-101
Tania Tabbara  
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News


“Teaching Gender” Curriculum Workshop - Yemen 102-103
Lebanese American University  
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Workshop of the Women’s Studies’ and Gender Research Network - Manila 104
Lebanese American University  
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