Ellen McLarney, Associate Professor of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies and Assistant Professor of Women's Studies

Ellen McLarney
Office Location:  2204 Erwin Road Room 226, Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 668-3849
Email Address: send me a message
Web Page:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn4WUdH99AE&list=PLwpIhcP1Fqo5zs4kY6GUCxekORyg_KgBG

Teaching (Fall 2019):

Office Hours:

By appointment only

Ph.D.Columbia University2004
M.A.Columbia University1998
B.A.Brown University1992

Research Interests: Arabic literature, Islamic Studies, Gender


Islam • Liberalism • Secularism

Recent Publications

  1. McLarney, E, James Baldwin and the Power of Black Muslim Language, Social Text, vol. 37 no. 1 (March, 2019), pp. 51-84, Duke University Press [doi]
  2. McLarney, E, The Revival of Women’s Liberation, in Arabic Thought Against the Authoritarian Age: Towards an Intellectual History of the Present, edited by Hanssen, J; Weiss, M (2018), Cambridge University Press
  3. McLarney, E, FREEDOM, JUSTICE, and the POWER of ADAB, International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 48 no. 1 (January, 2016), pp. 25-46, Cambridge University Press (CUP), ISSN 0020-7438 [doi]  [abs]
  4. E.A. McLarney, The Redemption of Women’s Liberation: Reviving Qasim Amin, in Transformations of Modern Arab Thought: Intellectual History after the Liberal Age, edited by Max Weiss and Jens Hanssen (2016), Princeton University Press
  5. E.A. McLarney, On Constitutions and Women’s Rights: Egypt in 2012 and 2014, in Women's Rights in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring, edited by Fatima Sadiqi (2016)