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Publications of miriam cooke    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:


  1. cooke, M, Dancing in Damascus Creativity, Resilience, and the Syrian Revolution (October, 2016), pp. 154 pages, Routledge, ISBN 1315532913  [abs]
  2. Cooke, M, Tribal Modern: Branding New Nations in the Arab Gulf (2014), University of California Press  [abs]
  3. cooke, M, Nazira Zeineddine. A Pioneer of Islamic Feminist Pioneer (2010), Oxford: Oneworld Press  [abs]
  4. Edited by miriam cooke, Erdag Goknar, and Grant Parker, Mediterranean Passages - Readings from Dido to Derrida (2008)
  5. Göknar, E; Cooke, M; Parker, G, Mediterranean Passages from Delos to Derrida (2008), pp. 425-425, UNC Press  [abs]
  6. cooke, M, Dissident Syria: Making Oppositional Arts Officia (2007), Duke University Press  [abs]
  7. with Cooke, M; Lawrence, B, Muslim Networks from Hajj to Hip Hop (2005), UNC Press  [abs]
  8. Cooke, M, Women Claim Islam Creating Islamic Feminism Through Literature (2001), pp. 240 pages, Routledge, ISBN 1135959439  [abs]
  9. Cooke, M, Hayati, My Life A Novel (2000), pp. 152 pages, Syracuse University Press, ISBN 0815606710  [abs]
  10. Cooke, M, Women and the War Story (1997), pp. 367 pages, Univ of California Press, ISBN 0520918096  [abs]
  11. M Cooke and R Rustomji-Kerns, Blood Into Ink: 20th Century South Asian and Middle Eastern Women Write War, edited by Cooke, M; Rustomji-Kerns, R (1994), pp. 239 pages, Westview Press, ISBN 0813386616  [abs]
  12. Opening the Gates: A Century of Arab Feminist Writing, edited by Cooke, M; Badran, M (1990), Virago/ Indiana University Press  [abs]
  13. cooke, M, War's Other Voices: Women Writers on the Lebanese Civil War (1988), Cambridge University Press  [abs]
  14. Haqqi, Y, The Anatomy of an Egyptian Intellectual: Yahya Haqqi (1984), Three Continents Press (translated by Cooke, M.)  [abs]


  1. cooke, M, Queens of Syria, South Writ Large (May, 2016)
  2. cooke, M, Has Hospitality turned to Hostipitality for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon?, Islamicommentary (June, 2015)
  3. Cooke, M, Near Middle East/North Africa Studies: Culture, edited by Wright, JD, vol. 16 (March, 2015), pp. 361-366, Elsevier, ISBN 9780080970868 [doi]  [abs]
  4. cooke, M, It’s a Revolution: The Cultural Outpouring Fueled by Syrian War, Ps 21: Project for the Study of the 21st Century (March, 2015)
  5. cooke, M, Redrawing Borders: is the Tribal Governance Model worth trying in Iraq, Islamicommentar (June, 2014)
  6. cooke, M, The New Empire, Boundary 2 (May, 2013)
  7. cooke, M, Hopes and Disappointments: Revolutionary Narratives from Egyptian and Syrian Feminists, Jadaliyya (2013)
  8. cooke, M, Inside Dissident Syria, Al Jazeera (October, 2012)
  9. cooke, M, Women and Islamism in Europe, Neo Magazine (July, 2007)
  10. cooke, M; Lawrence, B, In Search of Leo Africanus, Transitions Abroad (April, 2005)
  11. cooke, M, Euro-American Women’s Studies in Islamic Cultures, in Encyclopedia of Women in Islamic Cultures, Encyclopedia of Women in Islamic Cultures (2003), pp. 428-438, Brill
  12. cooke, M, Censorship in Syria, in Censorship: A World Encyclopedia, Censorship: a World Encyclopedia (2001), pp. 2363-2367
  13. cooke, M, Near Middle East and North African Culture, in International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences, International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences (2001), pp. 10426-10431
  14. cooke, M, Femmes Arabes. Guerres Arabes, Peuples Mediterraneens, vol. 64 & 65 (1993), pp. 25-48
  15. cooke, M, The Heart's Directions, World and I (March, 1991)  [abs]
  16. cooke, M, Deconstructing War Discourse: Women's Participation in the Algerian Revolution, For Women in International Development no. Working Paper #187 (June, 1989), pp. 26 pages, Michigan State University
  17. Cooke, M, Women Write War: The Centering of the Beirut Decentrists, Papers on Lebanon no. 6 (1987), pp. 22 pages  [abs]

Papers Published

  1. Cooke, M, Displacement, war, and exile in simone fattal's works and days, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 16 no. 1 (January, 2020), pp. 100-102, Duke University Press [doi]
  2. Cooke, M, On Arabic: Reflections from Edinburgh University to Duke University, in The Arabic Classroom: Context, Text and Learners (April, 2019), pp. 63-68, ISBN 9780429435713 [doi]
  3. Cooke, M, Murad vs. ISIS: Rape as a weapon of genocide, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 15 no. 3 (January, 2019), pp. 261-285 [doi]  [abs]
  4. Cooke, M, Egyptian women's writings, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 13 no. 1 (March, 2017), pp. 69-70 [doi]
  5. Cooke, M, Arab women writers 1980-2010, in Arabic Literature for the Classroom: Teaching Methods, Theories, Themes and Texts (January, 2017), pp. 40-53, ISBN 9781138211964 [doi]
  6. Cooke, M, Editorial foreword, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 12 no. 3 (November, 2016), pp. 301-302 [doi]
  7. Wald, P, Foreword, in Arab Women’s Lives Retold: Exploring Identity through Writing (January, 2016), pp. v-viii, Palgrave Macmillan UK, ISBN 9781137521408 [doi]
  8. cooke, M, Nazira Zeineddine A Pioneer of Islamic Feminism, in Feminist Moments: Reading Feminist Texts, edited by Bruce, S; Smits, K (2016), pp. 115-123, Bloomsbury, ISBN 1851687696
  9. cooke, M, Women and the Arab Spring: A transnational feminist movement, in Women's Movements in the Post-Arab Spring North Africa, edited by Sadiqi, F (2016), pp. 31-44, Palgrave Macmillan
  10. Wald, P, Foreword, in Voices of Resistance: Muslim Women on War, Faith and Sexuality, edited by Husain, S (January, 2015), pp. viii-xi, Palgrave Macmillan UK, ISBN 9781137338204 [doi]
  11. Cooke, M; Hasso, F, Association tounissiet, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 11 no. 3 (January, 2015), pp. 365-367, Duke University Press [doi]
  12. cooke, M, Ungendering Peace Talk, in Women and Peace in the Islamic World: Gender, Agency and Influence, edited by Haines, C (2015), pp. 25-42, I.B. Tauris
  13. cooke, M, Jewish Arabs in the Israeli Asylum: A Literary Reflection, in Studying Modern Arabic Literature: Mustafa Badawi Scholar and Critic, edited by Allen, R; Ostle, R (2015), pp. 239-258, Edinburgh University Press, ISBN 9780748696628
  14. Fitzgerald, T, Foreword, in Rim of the Lock, edited by Naamani, H (April, 2014), pp. xi-xii, SensePublishers, ISBN 9462098298 [doi]
  15. cooke, M, Hopes and Disappointments: Revolutionary Narratives from Egyptian and Syrian Feminists, Jadaliyya (July, 2013)
  16. Cooke, M, Introduction, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 9 no. 2 (March, 2013), pp. 1-3, INDIANA UNIV PRESS [doi]
  17. Cooke, M, Tadmor's Ghosts: Postscript on Syrian Art, Review of Middle East Studies, vol. 47 no. 2 (January, 2013), pp. 166-168, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]  [abs]
  18. cooke, M, Réseaux d’artistes et d’écrivains dans la nouvelle Méditerranée, Méditerranée/ Mondialisation (2013), CNRS
  19. cooke, M, Feminism in Islam, in Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions (2013)
  20. cooke, M, Emerging Voices in Comparative Literature from the Middle East, Journal of Middle East Women’S Studies, vol. 9 no. 2 (2013)
  21. cooke, M, Tadmor’s Ghosts, Review of Middle East Studies, vol. 47 no. 1 (2013)
  22. cooke, M, Emerging Voices in Comparative Literature from the Middle East (2013)
  23. Barnosky, AD; Hadly, EA, Foreword, in Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation, edited by Hussein, H (January, 2012), pp. v-vii, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, ISBN 9783642250378 (translated by Masmoudi, I.) [doi]
  24. cooke, M, • Feminism in Islam, in Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions (2012)
  25. cooke, M, The Cell Story: Syrian Prison Stories after Hafiz Asad, Middle East Critique, vol. 20 no. 2 (2011), pp. 169-188
  26. cooke, M, Performing Ibn Khaldun in Syria: The Role of the Intellectual in Troubled Times, in Figures d’Ibn Khaldun: Reception, Appropriation et Usages Algiers, edited by Touati, H (2011), CRNPAH
  27. Valassopoulos, A; Elsadda, H; Moghissi, H; Cooke, M, Dialogue section: Arab feminist research and activism: Bridging the gap between the theoretical and the practical, edited by Valassopoulos, A, Feminist Theory, vol. 11 no. 2 (August, 2010), pp. 121-127, SAGE Publications [doi]
  28. Cooke, M, Book Review: Joan Wallach Scott, The Politics of the Veil. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xii + 208 pp. ISBN 978—0—691—12543—5, Feminist Theory, vol. 11 no. 2 (August, 2010), pp. 220-221, SAGE Publications [doi]
  29. Cooke, M, Magical realism in Libya, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 41 no. 1-2 (April, 2010), pp. 9-21, BRILL [doi]  [abs]
  30. cooke, M, Arab Feminist Research and activism: Bridging the gap between the theoretical and the practical, Feminist Theory, vol. 11 no. 121 (2010)
  31. cooke, M, “Yahya Haqqi: Arabic Wordsmith” in Roger Allen (ed.) Essays in Arabic Literary Biography 1850-1950 Harrassowitz Verlag 2010, 113-125 (2010)
  32. cooke, M, Yahya Haqqi: Arabic Wordsmith, in Essays in Arabic Literary Biography 1850-1950, edited by Allen, R (2010), pp. 113-125, Harrassowitz Verlag
  33. cooke, M, Egypt as a Woman: Nationalism, Gender and Politics * BY BETH BARON, Journal of Islamic Studies, vol. 20 no. 1 (January, 2009), pp. 141-143, Oxford University Press (OUP) [doi]
  34. Cooke, M, Deploying the Muslimwoman, Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion, vol. 24 no. 1 (December, 2008), pp. 91-99 [doi]  [abs]
  35. Cooke, M, Rejoinder to "Muslimwoman" responses, Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion, vol. 24 no. 1 (December, 2008), pp. 116-119, Indiana University Press [doi]
  36. cooke, M, Yahya Haqqi: A Biography, in Wujuh Yahya Haqqi, edited by Husayn, W (2008), pp. 389-419, Egyptian Cultural Council Press
  37. Cooke, M, 'Soft weapons': Autobiography in transit, Tulsa Studies in Women'S Literature, vol. 27 no. 1 (2008), pp. 190-192 [doi]
  38. Cooke, M, Baghdad burning: Women write war in Iraq, World Literature Today, vol. 81 no. 6 (December, 2007), pp. 23-26
  39. Cooke, M, Academic freedom: The "Danger"of critical thinking, International Studies Perspectives, vol. 8 no. 4 (November, 2007), pp. 396-400, Oxford University Press (OUP), ISSN 1528-3577 [doi]
  40. Cooke, M, The Muslimwoman, Contemporary Islam, vol. 1 no. 2 (August, 2007), pp. 139-154, Springer Nature, ISSN 1872-0218 [doi]  [abs]
  41. cooke, M, Dying to be Free: Wilderness Writing from Lebanon, Arabia and Libya, in On Evelyne Accad: Essays in Literature, Feminism and Cultural Studies, edited by Toman, C (2007), pp. 13-32, Summa Press
  42. cooke, M, Women and War in Iraq, World Literature Today (2007)
  43. Felbeck, H; Bartlett, DH, Foreword, in Women on Shifting Ground, vol. 47 (December, 2006), pp. 337
  44. cooke, M, Women’s jihad before and after 9/11, in Terror, Culture, Politics: Rethinking 9/11, edited by Sherman, D; Nardin, T (2006), pp. 165-183, Indiana University Press
  45. Cooke, M, Critique multiple : Les stratégies rhétoriques féministes islamiques, in Feminismes - Theories, Mouvements, Conflits – L’Homme et la Societe, vol. 158 (January, 2005), pp. 189-200, Editions Anthropos [doi]  [abs]
  46. cooke, M, No such thing as women’s literature, Journal of Middle East Women’S Studies, vol. 1 no. 2 (2005)
  47. cooke, M, Contesting Campus Watch, Al Azhar Journal of Research, vol. 7 no. 1 (2004), pp. 5-31  [abs]
  48. cooke, M, Al-adibat al-arabiyat fi al-qarn al-ishrin: manzur amriki, in Al-mar’a al-`arabiya wa al-mutaghayyurat al-`alamiya (2003), pp. 105-112, Cairo
  49. cooke, M, Saving Brown Women, Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, vol. 28 no. 1 (September, 2002), pp. 468-470, University of Chicago Press, ISSN 0097-9740 [doi]
  50. cooke, M, La pensee mediterraneenne, in Mediterranee et Mediterraneens. Sociabilite, representations, edited by Chaker, J (2002), pp. 15-28, Tunis
  51. cooke, M, Humanist Nationalism, in Social Constructions of Nationalism in the Middle East, edited by Gocek, FM (2002), pp. 125-140, SUNY Press
  52. cooke, M, A la Recherche de la Langue Maternelle, in L’identite. Choix ou combat, edited by Chaker, J; cooke, M (2002), pp. 141-152
  53. Cooke, M, Beirut Reborn: The Political Aesthetics of Auto-Destruction, The Yale Journal of Criticism, vol. 15 no. 2 (2002), pp. 393-424, Project Muse [doi]
  54. cooke, M, Islamic Feminism before and after September 11, Journal of Gender Law and Policy, vol. 9 (2002), pp. 227-235
  55. Cooke, M, War, Gender, and Military Studies, Nwsa Journal, vol. 13 no. 3 (October, 2001), pp. 181-188, JSTOR, ISSN 1040-0656 [doi]
  56. cooke, M, Ghassan al-Jaba`i. Prison Literature in Syria after 1980, World Literature Today, vol. 75 no. 2 (2001), pp. 237-245
  57. cooke, M, Middle Eastern Literature, in Understanding the Contemporary Middle Midde East, edited by Gerner, D (2000), pp. 345-382, Lynne Rienner Publishing  [abs]
  58. cooke, M, Living in Truth, in Tradition, Modernity and Postmodernity in Arabic Literature, edited by Kamal, A; Hallaq, W (2000), pp. 203-221, Brill
  59. cooke, M, Multiple Critique: Islamic Feminist Strategies, Nepontala, vol. 1 no. 1 (2000), pp. 91-110  [abs]
  60. cooke, M, Women, Religion & Postcolonial Arab World, Cultural Critique, vol. 45 (2000), pp. 150-184
  61. Cooke, M, Feminist transgressions in the postcolonial Arab world, Critique: Critical Middle Eastern Studies, vol. 8 no. 14 (March, 1999), pp. 93-105, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 1066-9922 [doi]  [abs]
  62. Cooke, M, Mediterranean thinking: From netizen to medizen, Geographical Review, vol. 89 no. 2 (January, 1999), pp. 290-300, WILEY, ISSN 0016-7428 [doi]  [abs]
  63. cooke, M, Mapping Peace, in Women and War in Lebanon, edited by Shehadeh, L (1999), pp. 73-89, Florida University Press
  64. cooke, M, Recent Scholarship on Women in the Middle East, National Women'S Studies Association Journal, vol. 11 no. 1 (1999), pp. 178-184
  65. cooke, M, La femme et l’histoire de la guerre, in Le discours sur la femme, edited by Rhissassi, F (1998), pp. 179-187, Rabat
  66. cooke, M, The Other Language, Peuples Mediterraneens (1998), pp. 131-156  [abs]
  67. Cooke, M, The other language and construction of the self, Peuples Mediterraneens no. 78 (December, 1997), pp. 131-155
  68. cooke, M, n to the Image Speak, Cultural Values, vol. 1 no. 1 (1997), pp. 101-117, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 1362-5179 [doi]  [abs]
  69. cooke, M, Mothers, Rebels and Textual Exchanges, in Beyond The Hexagon: Women Writing in French, edited by Gould, K; Walker, K (1996), pp. 140-156, Minnesota University Press
  70. cooke, M, Subverting the Dominant Paradigms, in Women and the Military, edited by Stiehm, J (1996), pp. 235-269, Temple University Press
  71. cooke, M, Muslim Women Between Human Rights and Islamic Norms, in Religious Diversity and Human Rights, edited by Lawrence, B; Bloom, I (1996), pp. 313-331, Columbia University Press
  72. Cooke, M, Ayyām Min Hayātī: The Prison Memoirs Of A Muslim Sister, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 26 no. 1-2 (January, 1995), pp. 147-164, BRILL [doi]  [abs]
  73. cooke, M, Death and Desire in Iraqi War Fiction, in Love and Sexuality in Modern Arabic Literature, edited by Allen, R; Kilpatrick, H; de Moor, E (1995), pp. 184-199, Saqi Press
  74. cooke, M, Reimagining Lebanon, in Nations, Identities, Cultures, edited by Mudimbe, V (1995), pp. 1075-1102, South Atlantic Quarterly
  75. cooke, M, Prisms on Boundaries, in Le Croisement des Cultures, edited by Benachir, B (1995), pp. 255-253, Marrakesh University Press
  76. cooke, M, The Globalization of Arab Women Writers, in Femme et Ecritures (1995), pp. 175-198, Bahithat II
  77. cooke, M, Al-mar'a wa qissat al-harb, in Al-Bayan (Kuwait), vol. 305 (1995), pp. 105-112
  78. Cooke, M, Zaynab al-ghazālī: saint or subversive?, Die Welt Des Islams, vol. 34 no. 1 (January, 1994), pp. 1-20, BRILL, ISSN 0043-2539 [doi]
  79. cooke, M, Arab Women Arab Wars, Cultural Critique (1994), pp. 5-29
  80. cooke, M, Men Constructed in the Mirror of Prostitution, in Naguib Mahfouz: From Regional Fame to Global Recognition, edited by Beard, M; Haydar, A (1993), pp. 106-125, Syracuse University Press  [abs]
  81. cooke, M, Apple, Nabila and Ramza Arab Women's Narratives of Resistance, in To Speak or to be Silent: The Paradox of Disobedience in the Lives of Women, edited by Ross, L (1993), pp. 85-96, Chiron Publications
  82. cooke, M, Wo-man. Retelling the War Myth, in Gendering War Talk, edited by Cooke, MG; Woollacott, A (1993), pp. 177-204, Princeton University Press
  83. cooke, M, Arab Women Writers, in Cambridge History of Arabic Literature, Modern Arabic Literature, edited by Badawi, MM (1992), pp. 443-462, Cambridge University Press  [abs]
  84. cooke, M, Phallomilitary Spectacle in The DTO, Journal of Urban and Cultural Studies (November, 1991), pp. 27-40
  85. Cooke, M, Notes and comments, International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 23 no. 3 (January, 1991), pp. 477-478, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]
  86. cooke, M, Postmodern Wars. Phallomilitary Spectacle in The DTO, Journal of Urban and Cultural Studies (1991), pp. 27-40
  87. Newbern, VB; Collier, JAH, Foreword, in Woman at Point Zero, edited by Saadawi, NE, vol. 5 (January, 1990), pp. 7-8, Zed
  88. cooke, M, Naguib Mahfouz, Middle East Journal, vol. 43 no. 3 (1989), pp. 507-511, ISSN 1940-3461
  89. cooke, M, Prisons. Women Write about Islam, Religion and Literature, vol. 20 no. 1 (1988), pp. 139-153, ISSN 0888-3769
  90. Cooke, M, Trends in Modern Arabic Literary Criticism, Arabiyya, vol. 20 no. 1 (1987), pp. 277-296
  91. Cooke, M, Telling Their Lives. A Hundred Years of Arab Women's Writings, World Literature Today, vol. 60 no. 2 (1986), pp. 212-216
  92. Cooke, M, Ibn Khaldun and Language: From Linguistic Habit to Philological Craft, Journal of Asian and African Studies, vol. 18 no. 3-4 (January, 1983), pp. 179-188, SAGE Publications, ISSN 0021-9096 [doi]
  93. Cooke, M, Ibn Khaldun and Language: From Linguistic Habit to Philological Craft, Journal of Asian and African Studies, vol. 18 no. 3-4 (January, 1983), pp. 179-188, BRILL [doi]
  94. cooke, M, Lebanon - Is there a Future? Echos from Contemporary Lebanese Women Writers, South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 81 no. 3 (1982), pp. 261-270
  95. Cooke, M, Lebanon at Bay. Redefining the Self through War, Journal of Arab Affairs, vol. 2 no. 1 (1982), pp. 103-121
  96. Cooke, M, Lebanon. Theatre of the Absurd...Theatre of Dreams, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 13 (1982), pp. 124-141
  97. cooke, M, Yahya Haqqi as Literary Critic and Nationalist, International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, vol. 13 no. 2 (1981), pp. 21-34, Cambridge University Press (CUP) [doi]
  98. Cooke, M, Egypt-Baptism of Earth, Arabiyya, vol. 14 (1981), pp. 5978-5978
  99. Cooke, M, The First Lesson, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 11 no. 1 (January, 1980), pp. 68-75, BRILL [doi]