We are very excited to bring Evelyn Alsultany to Grounds on Wednesday, April 20.
Professor Alsultany is an associate professor in the Department of American Culture at the University of Michigan and Director of Arab and Muslim American Studies. She teaches courses on media representations, U.S. cultural and racial politics, and Arab and Muslim Americans. She is the author of Arabs and Muslims in the Media: Race and Representation after 9/11 and co-editor of two volumes: Arab and Arab American Feminisms: Gender, Violence, and Belonging and Between the Middle East and the Americas: The Cultural Politics of Diaspora. She is guest curator of the Arab American National Museum's online exhibit, “Reclaiming Identity: Dismantling Arab Stereotypes,” that can be viewed at www.arabstereotypes.org. For more information, see http://EvelynAlsultany.com.
Professor Alsultany will give a public lecture and a lunchtime research talk. Please contact us if you would like to meet with her during her visit.