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HIST 3550: The Middle East in the Twentieth Century: Topic 12

An OER for Louis Fishman's Course

Topic 12: Gender in the Middle East

Gender and migration in the Middle East (April 25-27)

Kozma, Liat. "Women’s Migration for Prostitution in the Interwar Middle East and North Africa,” Journal of Women's History 28, no. 3 (Fall, 2016): 93-113,188. 

Koçak, Mert. "Who is “Queerer” and Deserves Resettlement?: Queer Asylum Seekers and Their Deservingness of Refugee Status in Turkey." Middle East Critique 29.1 (2020): 29-46.

Soha Bayoumi; Gender, Sexuality, and the Politics of Writing History in the Middle East: Interview with Afsaneh Najmabadi. Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 1 July 2020; 16 (2): 213–226. doi: