Ph.D. Candidate, Women's Studies, UCLA
|2004-2005||UCLA Graduate Research Mentorship|
|2004||UCLA Quality of Graduate Education Grant|
UCLA Women’s Studies Travel Grant
|Summer 2004||Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS) Title VI in Arabic,|
|The Arabic Language Institute (ALI) at the American University, Cairo, Egypt|
|2003-2004||Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS) Title VI in Arabic, UCLA|
|Summer 2003||Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS) Title VI in Arabic, The Arabic|
|Language Institute (ALI) at the American University, Cairo, Egypt|
|Summer 2003||UCLA Summer Research Mentorship Program, declined|
|Summer 2003||Research Grant, Gustav E. Von Grunebaum Center for Near Eastern Studies, (with Dr. Sondra Hale)|
|2002-2003||UCLA International Institute Fellowship, 2002-2003|
|2000-2001||The Grace Mary Stern Scholarship, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL|
|2004||“Voices of Resistance: Iraqi Women Speak Out” Middle East Women’s Studies Review (MEWS), 18: (3/4) (co-authored with Khanum Shaikh)|
|2003||“Mazes of Boundaries, Identities, Memories and Longings” Al-Raida: Journal of the Institute of Women’s Studies in the Arab World. 20 (101/102)|
“Dismantling Bridges, Building Solidarity: Reconciling Arab and Western Feminisms” Al-Raida: Journal of the Institute of Women’s Studies in the Arab World. 19 (97/98).
A Review of Hayati, My Life. Middle East Women’s Studies Association (AMEWS) Review. 16 (3/4).
2005 “Memories of Islam: Reimagining Muslim and Redefining Faith, “ Paper presented at the Seventh Annual Women’s History Conference -Women’s Stories, Women’s Lives: Making Sense of Experience” Sarah Lawrence College, New York March 4-5.
2005 “Feminism Within Islamic Thought.” Paper presented at Fifteenth Annual Graduate Student Research Conference, The UCLA Center For The Study of Women and The USC Center for Feminist Research UCLA. March 4.
2004 “Organic Feminism Within Islamic Thought: Questions of Theory, Identity, Legitimacy, Authenticity and Belonging.” Paper presented at the International Seminar on Islamic Thought, University Kebangsaan Malaysia.
2003 “United States Feminists Building and Incorporating Transnational Frameworks: Examining the Challenges and Possibilities of Globalization.” Paper accepted at the UK & Ireland Women’s Studies Associations 17th Annual Conference, Feminism Contesting Globalization, University College, Dublin, Ireland.
2004 “Malaysian Muslim Women: Negotiating Political Islam and The Politics of Identity.” Paper accepted at the 13th Multidisciplinary Graduate Feminist Colloquium, Center for Feminist Research, York University, Toronto, Canada.
2003 Invited Panelist, “Women, Race and Sexuality” panel, Center for the Study of Women (CSW), UCLA
2003 “Linking Theory and Activism: Redefining Categorical Feminism and Feminist Theory.” Paper presented at the Pacific Southwest Women’s Studies Association (PWSA), Cal Poly Pomona.
2002 “Dismantling Bridges, Building Solidarity: Reconciling Arab and Western Feminisms.” Paper accepted at the 6th International Conference of the Arab Women's Solidarity Association (AWSA), Cairo, Egypt.
2002 “(Re) constructing Solidarity: Arab and Western Feminisms.” Paper accepted for the 4th Annual Women’s Studies Graduate Student Conference, Acting Locally Globally, University of Kentucky,
2002 “In Search of Solidarity: Reconciling Arab and Western Feminism.” Paper accepted at the Western Social Science Association Conference (WSSA), Albuquerque, New Mexico.
2001 Panelist, Thematic Conversation, “Insiders/Outsiders: New Questions in Research on Women and Gender of the Middle East in the New Millennium.” Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA), San Francisco, CA.
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