Middle East Studies

2021-2022 Mahmoud Darwish Visiting Fellows in Palestinian Studies

August 24, 2021

2021-2022 Mahmoud Darwish Visiting Fellows in Palestinian Studies Announcement Poster

With generous funding through the Mahmoud Darwish Chair, we will be hosting three female Palestinian scholars as Visiting Fellows in Palestinian Studies in 2021-22. In fall 2021, Ruba Salih, professor at the Department of Anthropology and Sociology of the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London; in January and February 2022, Rema Hammami, associate professor of anthropology, faculty member at the Institute of Women's Studies, Birzeit University; and in March and April, Noura Erakat, human rights attorney and associate professor at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. In addition to a public lecture, each of the scholars will be organizing a panel discussion on currently relevant matters related to their research, visiting undergraduate classes, and meeting with graduate students.