Ellen McLarney
Associate Professor
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: ellenmc@duke.edu
Web Page: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn4WUdH99AE&list=PLwpIhcP1Fqo5zs4kY6GUCxekORyg_KgBG

Specialties:
Arabic

Education:
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2004
M.A., Columbia University, 1998
B.A., Brown University, 1992

Research Categories: Arabic literature and language; cultural studies of the Middle East; feminist theologies in Islam

Teaching (Fall 2019):   (typical courses)

  • FOCUS 195FS.12, Special topics in focus Synopsis
    East union 02, Th 06:00 PM-07:30 PM
  • AMES 205FS.01, Literary islam Synopsis
    Tba, Tu 01:25 PM-03:55 PM
  • AMES 498S.01, Senior honors thesis seminar Synopsis
    Trent 035, M 03:05 PM-05:35 PM

Recent Publications   (More 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) [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) .

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