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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  [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  [abs].
  9. Cooke, M, Hayati, My Life A Novel (2000), pp. 152 pages, Syracuse University Press  [abs].
  10. Cooke, M, Women and the War Story (1997), pp. 367 pages, Univ of California Press  [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  [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, It’s a Revolution: The Cultural Outpouring Fueled by Syrian War, Ps 21: Project for the Study of the 21st Century (March, 2015) .
  4. cooke, M, Near Middle East/North Africa Studies: Culture, edited by Wright, JD, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, vol. 16 (2015), pp. 361-366, Elsevier [doi]  [abs].
  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, Intelligent souls? Feminist orientalism in eighteenth-century English literature, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 17 no. 2 (July, 2021), pp. 271-273 [doi] .
  2. 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] .
  3. Cooke, M, On Arabic: Reflections from Edinburgh University to Duke University, in The Arabic Classroom: Context, Text and Learners (April, 2019), pp. 63-68 [doi] .
  4. 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].
  5. Cooke, M, Egyptian women's writings, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 13 no. 1 (March, 2017), pp. 69-70 [doi] .
  6. Cooke, M, Arab women writers 1980-2010, in Arabic Literature for the Classroom: Teaching Methods, Theories, Themes and Texts (January, 2017), pp. 40-53 [doi] .
  7. Cooke, M, Editorial foreword, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 12 no. 3 (November, 2016), pp. 301-302 [doi] .
  8. Wald, P, Foreword, in Arab Women’s Lives Retold: Exploring Identity through Writing (January, 2016), pp. v-viii, Palgrave Macmillan UK [doi] .
  9. 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 .
  10. 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 .
  11. 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 [doi] .
  12. 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] .
  13. 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 .
  14. 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 .
  15. Fitzgerald, T, Foreword, in Rim of the Lock, edited by Naamani, H (April, 2014), pp. xi-xii, SensePublishers [doi] .
  16. cooke, M, Hopes and Disappointments: Revolutionary Narratives from Egyptian and Syrian Feminists, Jadaliyya (July, 2013) .
  17. Cooke, M, Introduction, Journal of Middle East Women'S Studies, vol. 9 no. 2 (March, 2013), pp. 1-3, INDIANA UNIV PRESS [doi] .
  18. 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].
  19. cooke, M, Réseaux d’artistes et d’écrivains dans la nouvelle Méditerranée, Méditerranée/ Mondialisation (2013), CNRS .
  20. cooke, M, Feminism in Islam, in Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions (2013) .
  21. cooke, M, Emerging Voices in Comparative Literature from the Middle East, Journal of Middle East Women’S Studies, vol. 9 no. 2 (2013) .
  22. cooke, M, Tadmor’s Ghosts, Review of Middle East Studies, vol. 47 no. 1 (2013) .
  23. cooke, M, Emerging Voices in Comparative Literature from the Middle East (2013) .
  24. cooke, M, • Feminism in Islam, in Encyclopedia of Sciences and Religions (2012) .
  25. cooke, M, Foreword, in Beyond Love, edited by Hussein, H (2012), pp. v-vii, University Press (translated by Masmoudi, I.) [doi] .
  26. cooke, M, The Cell Story: Syrian Prison Stories after Hafiz Asad, Middle East Critique, vol. 20 no. 2 (2011), pp. 169-188 .
  27. 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 .
  28. 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] .
  29. 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] .
  30. Cooke, M, Magical realism in Libya, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 41 no. 1-2 (April, 2010), pp. 9-21, BRILL [doi]  [abs].
  31. cooke, M, Arab Feminist Research and activism: Bridging the gap between the theoretical and the practical, Feminist Theory, vol. 11 no. 121 (2010) .
  32. cooke, M, “Yahya Haqqi: Arabic Wordsmith” in Roger Allen (ed.) Essays in Arabic Literary Biography 1850-1950 Harrassowitz Verlag 2010, 113-125 (2010) .
  33. cooke, M, Yahya Haqqi: Arabic Wordsmith, in Essays in Arabic Literary Biography 1850-1950, edited by Allen, R (2010), pp. 113-125, Harrassowitz Verlag .
  34. 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] .
  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, Deploying the Muslimwoman, Journal for Feminist Studies of Religion, vol. 24 no. 1 (2008), pp. 91-99 [doi]  [abs].
  38. Cooke, M, 'Soft weapons': Autobiography in transit, Tulsa Studies in Women'S Literature, vol. 27 no. 1 (2008), pp. 190-192 [doi] .
  39. Cooke, M, Baghdad burning: Women write war in Iraq, World Literature Today, vol. 81 no. 6 (December, 2007), pp. 23-26 .
  40. 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) [doi] .
  41. Cooke, M, The Muslimwoman, Contemporary Islam, vol. 1 no. 2 (August, 2007), pp. 139-154, Springer Nature [doi]  [abs].
  42. 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 .
  43. cooke, M, Women and War in Iraq, World Literature Today (2007) .
  44. Felbeck, H; Bartlett, DH, Foreword, in Women on Shifting Ground, vol. 47 (December, 2006), pp. 337 .
  45. 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 .
  46. 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].
  47. cooke, M, No such thing as women’s literature, Journal of Middle East Women’S Studies, vol. 1 no. 2 (2005) .
  48. cooke, M, Contesting Campus Watch, Al Azhar Journal of Research, vol. 7 no. 1 (2004), pp. 5-31  [abs].
  49. 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 .
  50. 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 [doi] .
  51. cooke, M, La pensee mediterraneenne, in Mediterranee et Mediterraneens. Sociabilite, representations, edited by Chaker, J (2002), pp. 15-28, Tunis .
  52. cooke, M, Humanist Nationalism, in Social Constructions of Nationalism in the Middle East, edited by Gocek, FM (2002), pp. 125-140, SUNY Press .
  53. 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 .
  54. 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] .
  55. cooke, M, Islamic Feminism before and after September 11, Journal of Gender Law and Policy, vol. 9 (2002), pp. 227-235 .
  56. Cooke, M, War, Gender, and Military Studies, Nwsa Journal, vol. 13 no. 3 (October, 2001), pp. 181-188, JSTOR [doi] .
  57. cooke, M, Ghassan al-Jaba`i. Prison Literature in Syria after 1980, World Literature Today, vol. 75 no. 2 (2001), pp. 237-245 .
  58. cooke, M, Middle Eastern Literature, in Understanding the Contemporary Middle Midde East, edited by Gerner, D (2000), pp. 345-382, Lynne Rienner Publishing  [abs].
  59. cooke, M, Living in Truth, in Tradition, Modernity and Postmodernity in Arabic Literature, edited by Kamal, A; Hallaq, W (2000), pp. 203-221, Brill .
  60. cooke, M, Multiple Critique: Islamic Feminist Strategies, Nepontala, vol. 1 no. 1 (2000), pp. 91-110  [abs].
  61. cooke, M, Women, Religion & Postcolonial Arab World, Cultural Critique, vol. 45 (2000), pp. 150-184 .
  62. 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 [doi]  [abs].
  63. Cooke, M, Mediterranean thinking: From netizen to medizen, Geographical Review, vol. 89 no. 2 (January, 1999), pp. 290-300, WILEY [doi]  [abs].
  64. cooke, M, Mapping Peace, in Women and War in Lebanon, edited by Shehadeh, L (1999), pp. 73-89, Florida University Press .
  65. cooke, M, Recent Scholarship on Women in the Middle East, National Women'S Studies Association Journal, vol. 11 no. 1 (1999), pp. 178-184 .
  66. 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 .
  67. cooke, M, The Other Language, Peuples Mediterraneens (1998), pp. 131-156  [abs].
  68. Cooke, M, The other language and construction of the self, Peuples Mediterraneens no. 78 (December, 1997), pp. 131-155 .
  69. cooke, M, n to the Image Speak, Cultural Values, vol. 1 no. 1 (1997), pp. 101-117, Informa UK Limited [doi]  [abs].
  70. 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 .
  71. cooke, M, Subverting the Dominant Paradigms, in Women and the Military, edited by Stiehm, J (1996), pp. 235-269, Temple University Press .
  72. 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 .
  73. 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].
  74. 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 .
  75. cooke, M, Reimagining Lebanon, in Nations, Identities, Cultures, edited by Mudimbe, V (1995), pp. 1075-1102, South Atlantic Quarterly .
  76. cooke, M, Prisms on Boundaries, in Le Croisement des Cultures, edited by Benachir, B (1995), pp. 255-253, Marrakesh University Press .
  77. cooke, M, The Globalization of Arab Women Writers, in Femme et Ecritures (1995), pp. 175-198, Bahithat II .
  78. cooke, M, Al-mar'a wa qissat al-harb, in Al-Bayan (Kuwait), vol. 305 (1995), pp. 105-112 .
  79. Cooke, M, Zaynab al-ghazālī: saint or subversive?, Die Welt Des Islams, vol. 34 no. 1 (January, 1994), pp. 1-20, BRILL [doi] .
  80. cooke, M, Arab Women Arab Wars, Cultural Critique (1994), pp. 5-29 .
  81. 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].
  82. 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 .
  83. 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 .
  84. 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].
  85. cooke, M, Phallomilitary Spectacle in The DTO, Journal of Urban and Cultural Studies (November, 1991), pp. 27-40 .
  86. 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] .
  87. cooke, M, Postmodern Wars. Phallomilitary Spectacle in The DTO, Journal of Urban and Cultural Studies (1991), pp. 27-40 .
  88. Newbern, VB; Collier, JAH, Foreword, in Woman at Point Zero, edited by Saadawi, NE, vol. 5 (January, 1990), pp. 7-8, Zed .
  89. cooke, M, Naguib Mahfouz, Middle East Journal, vol. 43 no. 3 (1989), pp. 507-511 .
  90. cooke, M, Prisons. Women Write about Islam, Religion and Literature, vol. 20 no. 1 (1988), pp. 139-153 .
  91. Cooke, M, Trends in Modern Arabic Literary Criticism, Arabiyya, vol. 20 no. 1 (1987), pp. 277-296 .
  92. Cooke, M, Telling Their Lives. A Hundred Years of Arab Women's Writings, World Literature Today, vol. 60 no. 2 (1986), pp. 212-216 .
  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, SAGE Publications [doi] .
  94. 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] .
  95. cooke, M, Lebanon - Is there a Future? Echos from Contemporary Lebanese Women Writers, South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 81 no. 3 (1982), pp. 261-270 .
  96. Cooke, M, Lebanon at Bay. Redefining the Self through War, Journal of Arab Affairs, vol. 2 no. 1 (1982), pp. 103-121 .
  97. Cooke, M, Lebanon. Theatre of the Absurd...Theatre of Dreams, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 13 (1982), pp. 124-141 .
  98. 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] .
  99. Cooke, M, Egypt-Baptism of Earth, Arabiyya, vol. 14 (1981), pp. 5978-5978 .
  100. Cooke, M, The First Lesson, Journal of Arabic Literature, vol. 11 no. 1 (January, 1980), pp. 68-75, BRILL [doi] .

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