women writers

The Oeuvre of Young Arabic Women Writers
This research group focused on the works of women writers in Arabic who began writing in the 1980s. The group described the unique thematic and stylistic components of their writing, comparing them to those of the works of earlier male and female writers. The group sought to advance the discussion...
Dr. Ariel M. Sheetrit
Ariel M. Sheetrit (PhD, Harvard, 2007) is a lecturer at Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Arabic language and literature and at the Open University of Israel in Arab film.  Recipient of Kreitman Post-Doctoral Fellowhsip (2009-2011). At the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, she is the head of the...