Academic & Creative Publications

ACADEMIC ARTICLES:

“Counter Fictions and Imaginary Topographies: Auto/Biographical Methodologies and the Construction of Group Knowledge in Evelyn Shakir’s Bint Arab: Arab and Arab American Women in the United States.” HAWWA, Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World, Volume 12, Issue 2-3. (2014)

“What is it That These People Want? Are We Part of Some Kind of Experiment?: Mentoring in a Women’s Prison,” co-authored with Dr. Lora Bex Lempert, Laura Freeman, and Michigan State Respresentative Lesia Liss. Humanity and Society. Volume 36, Issue 2. (2012)

POETRY:

“Speak, Silk” — Mizna: Prose, Poetry, and Art Exploring Arab America (Volume 16, Issue 1 – 2015)

“This Body, This Battering” — Mizna: Prose, Poetry, and Art Exploring Arab America (Volume 15, Issue 1 – 2014)

“Dates, Triggers” — Mizna: Prose, Poetry, and Art Exploring Arab America (Volume 13, Issue 2 – 2012)

CREATIVE NONFICTION:

“What Prison Is to the Body” — Third Coast (2011)