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Publications

 

Chapters

 

“Shahrazad in the White City: Gender, Performance, and Muslim Womanhood at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.” Unveiling Fashion, forthcoming 2014.

 

Reference

“Iraq.” The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in Islam. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2013.

 

“Black Muslims.” Multicultural America. New York: Sage Books, forthcoming 2013.

 

“The Nation of Islam.” Multicultural America. New York: Sage Books, forthcoming 2013.

 

“Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an.” In Focus. Oxford Islamic Studies Online, 2012.

 

“Hoda Sharaawi.” A Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. New York: Sage Books, 2012.

 

“Khadijah, ‘Aisha, and Fatima.” The Middle East: History, Religion and Culture. Garthwaite, Gene R. (Ed.). New York: Sage Books, 2010.

 

“Middle Eastern Women: 1920 to the Present.” The Middle East: History, Religion and Culture. Garthwaite, Gene R. (Ed.). New York: Sage Books, 2010.

 

"Contemporary Afghan Women's Poetry." Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures. Joseph, Suad. (Ed.). The Netherlands: Brill, 2006.

 

Book Reviews

Whitaker, Brian. Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East. University of California Press, 2006. [Book Review] Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, 2009.

 

Bowen, John R. Why the French Don't Like Headscarves. Princeton University Press, 2006. [Book Review] Journal of Middle East Women's Studies, 2009.

 

Riverbend. Baghdad Burning II. Feminist Press, 2006. [Book Review] Arab Media and Society, Spring 2007.

 

McCloud, Aminah Beverly. Transnational Muslims in American Society. University Press of Florida, 2006. [Book Review] Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, 2007.

 

Kahf, Mohja. E-Mails from Scheherazad. University Press of Florida, 2003. [Book Review] Arab Studies Journal, May 2007.

 

Amara, Fadela. Breaking the Silence: French Women's Voices from the Ghetto. University of California Press, 2006. [Book Review] Arab Studies Journal, May 2007.

 

Gacemi, Baya. I, Nadia, Wife of a Terrorist. Bison Books, 2006 [Book Review] Journal of Association of of Islamic Social Sciences, 2007.

 

Goodwin, Godfrey. The Private World of Ottoman Women. London: Saqi Books, 2007. [Book Review] Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, 2006.

 

Ossman, Susan. The Three Faces of Beauty. Durham: Duke University Press, 2002. [Book Review] Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, Vol. 39, No. 2 (December 2005), p. 261-62

Namou, Weam. The Feminine Art. Troy: Hermiz Publishing, Inc., 2004. [Book Review]

Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, Vol. 39, No. 2 (December 2005), p. 280-81

 

Joseph, Suad. (Ed.) The Encyclopedia of Women in Islamic Cultures: Volume 2: Family, Law, and Politics. The Netherlands: Brill, 2005. [Book Review] Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, Vol. 39, No. 2 (December 2005), p. 289-91

 

Golley, Nawar al-Hassan. Reading Arab Women's Autobiographies: Shahrazad Tells Her Story. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2003. [Book Review] Middle East Studies Association Bulletin, 2006.