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://sites.duke.edu/dukeinthearabworld2013/2013/06/25/human-language/


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

Typical Courses Taught:

  • AALL 166, Egypt: mother of the world Synopsis

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  • AALL 195, Islam and feminism

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  • AALL 178, Local islams Synopsis

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  • ARABIC 126, Advanced arabic Synopsis

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Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. McLarney, E, FREEDOM, JUSTICE, AND THE POWER OF ADAB, International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 48 no. 01 (February, 2016), pp. 25-46 [doi]  [abs].
  2. 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 .
  3. 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) .
  4. McLarney, EA, Soft force: Women in Egypt's Islamic awakening (2015), pp. 1-312, Princeton University Press [html]  [abs].
  5. McLarney, E, Zaynab al-Ghazali, in Encyclopaedia of Islam (2015), BRILL .

Curriculum Vitae